Ashdon Fun Run 2017

It was a family affair at the Ashdon Fun Run as both father and daughter Nick and Daisy White ran out winners.

Nick of Saffron Striders took the honours in the 10 K race finishing in a time of 36:56, a second ahead of club mate Tony Bacon with Rick Ebberson back in third.

Marianne Naylor was victorious in the Women’s race, finishing in a time of 43:06 with Fiona Halls second and Joanna Arscott third.

Nick’s daughter Daisy was first home in the 3K race for Under 8’s, with Beatrice Rogers winning the Under 11’s race and Stephanie Allen the Under 16’s

Ethan Lewis won the Under 8’s race for Boys with Charlie Noakes winning the U11 race and Finn Mcgrath the U16’s.


Head Teacher Gary Brown thanked the members of the PTA and supporters for the enormous efforts they had put into the school’s main fundraiser of the year. Nearly £5,000 was raised by the event which saw over 350 people participate in the two events.