Footers enjoy Great North Run

TWO FOOTERS thoroughly enjoyed themselves at the largest road running event in the UK, the Bupa Great North Run.

Times were: Chris Elliott, 1.40.46; Lisa Lawrence, 2.00.13.

Another two Footers completed the Cairngorm Adventure Triathlon at Aviemore.

The event consisted of a three-kilometre canoe around Loch Morlich, 25-kilometre off-road mountain biking and five-kilometre run.

Despite falling from her bike and cracking a rib, Gillian Sangster finished in a time of 2.10.18 and Beth Christie 2.12.29.

Christine Bird completed her second triathlon at Nairn on Sunday. The event consisted of a 400-metre swim, 18-kilometre cycle and two-kilometre run. Her time was 1.01.