Hampson clocks another fact time to win 5k Grand Prix Series race

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Bourne runner Alex Hampson took the honours in the third race in the Peterborough 5k Grand Prix Series at Ferry Meadows last week.

Nene Valley Harriers’ teenage talent won the opening race in the series, also at Ferry Meadows, last month in 15.31 and clocked 15.32 to collect his second series victory.

Runner-up in 15.38 was rapidly improving Anthony Johnson from Werrington Joggers.

Nene Valley also won the ladies race through Grace Mullins. She was 45th overall in 18.47.

Next race in the five-race series is at Stamford on July 22.

5k Result (top 10)

Number Time Name Club Gender Category

1 1409 00:15:32 Alex Hampson Nene Valley Harriers M MU20

2 1402 00:15:38 Anthony Johnson Werrington Joggers M SM

3 1293 00:15:44 Christopher Wright Bedford & County M MU20

4 1209 00:15:48 John Pike Newham & Essex Beagles M MV40

5 1459 00:16:11 Rhys Goddard Nene Valley Harriers M SM

6 1338 00:16:18 James Mogridge Yaxley Runners M SM

7 1172 00:16:30 Drew Warnes Nene Valley Harriers M SM

8 1462 00:16:42 James Fisher Bushfield Joggers M SM

9 1481 00:16:42 Oliver Bowling Nene Valley Harriers M MU17

10 1162 00:16:42 Daniel Snipe Peterborough AC M SM