Kent GP

Kent GP 2016 After 7 Events

Sally Shewell lay second in the W55 category in the Kent Road Race Grand Prix after seven of the ten events and was also Sevenoaks AC's leading scorer in 35th place overall. Anna Humphrey-Taylor, Clair Thornton and Jenny Austin were the other SAC scorers as the team sat 23rd/49.

In the men's section, the team were 9th/49 with Dan Witt our leading scorer (of fourteen) in 8th overall (9th M40). Dan is followed by Chris Desmond in 29th (8th M50) and James Graham, who was third M60 and 67th overall before the eighth race, the Kent Coastal Marathon (where James won the M60 category and finished eleventh overall). The details are here.

Kent GP 2015 - 2016

James GrahamSally ShewellThe final Kent Grand Prix spreadsheet for 2015 is here. James Graham was the emphatic winner in the M60 category, and Sally Shewell was second W55. Awards probably to be made at the Canterbury 10 on 24 January.

The schedule of races for 2016 has been finalised and the details of the competition are on the KCAA site here. In brief, the races are as follows:

24/1 Canterbury 10

21/2 Tunbridge Wells Half

13/3 Dartford Half

25/3 Folkestone 10 (Champs)

5/6 Staplehurst 10k (Champs)

26/6 North Downs Run 30k

31/7 Deal Dinosaur 10k

4/9 Kent Coastal Marathon (Champs for all vets categories)

2/10 Tonbridge Half (Champs)

9/10 Ashford 10k

Kent Road Race Grand Prix 2014

John Denyer and Dan Witt

The provisional dates for the 2014 Kent Road GP races have been published by KCAA. They include the Harvel 5 on June 7th where 30 Sevenoaks AC members ran this year, with John Denyer, 762 above, 1st M60 and M65. The programme starts with the Dartford 10 on 19 January, followed by the Sidcup 10, also the County Championships, on 9th March. The full details are here.

Kent Grand Prix 2013 - final

Sally at Darent Valley

Both the men and women of Sevenoaks AC were 12th (out of 32) in the Kent Road Race Grand Prix over 10 races throughout 2013. Top SAC performer was Sally Shewell who was 12th woman and 6th W45, while Sylvia Lewis also excelled as 7th W55 among the eight women who scored for the club. The women's best scores were achieved at the Darent Valley 10k (6th best score) and Tonbridge Half (4th). The top SAC men's performer was Chris Desmond, 31st and 13th M40, while Geoff Vine, 9th M60, was also prominent among the 21 SAC men's scorers. The best races for the men were the Tonbridge Half, where they were 3rd highest scorers, and the Paddock Wood Half (4th). The final results spreadsheet is here.

Kent GP 2012 after 10 races (final)

The Sevenoaks AC women finished eighth and the men fifteenth after the tenth and final race of the 2012 Kent Road Race Grand Prix, the Maidstone Half on 14 October. Seven women and fifteen men have scored for SAC at some level in the series with Sally Shewell our star performer in third place in the W45 category. Sally was also our best-placed woman in 16th overall. David Lee was our leading man in 70th. In other categories, Heather Fitzmaurice was our top W35 in 19th, 70-year-old Jim Fitzmaurice our top M60 in 13th, with Keith Brown our best M40 in 20th. Final spreadsheet is HERE.