Buxton half marathon result

Race Date: Sunday 26th May 2019

The single lap route starts at Buxton’s Opera House and takes in some of the stunning Peak District countryside before returning and finishing in Buxton’s beautiful Pavilion Gardens.

The course begins at Buxton’s Opera House, before heading out of town up the first climb along Axe Edge. You then head down country lanes taking in the sights of Chrome Hill, Dowel Dale, Park House Hill to name a few. Returning back into Buxton (after a couple more climbs!) you will eventually finish in the Pavilion Gardens.Total ascent is around 1508ft/460m, a hilly and beautiful route.

418 finishers in total, including 6 Striders. Special mention to Phil Skelton for his 3rd placed, podium finish but well done to all on a challenging course. The race was won by Gareth Cooke of Penistone FPR in 1.17.09. The women’s race was won by Hayley Gill of Matlock AC in 1.35.44

Striders results:

P Name Cat Time
3 Phil Skelton MV 35 1.20.37
62 Andy Sheppard MV 40 1.39.07
127 Jacqui Herring FV 45 1.48.43
217 Alyson Evans FV 40 1.58.54
315 Helen Cain FV 40 2.12.05
346 Sarah Bannister FV 40 2.17.54

Full results:

Results 2019

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