Light drizzle and a strong breeze greeted the runners and walkers for race 6 of the Sri Chinmoy 'Auckland Series 2017' ... held at the Auckland Domain on Sunday.
In the Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon, triathlete Nathan Tuck (1.27.48) ran a strong race, gradually easing ahead of 2nd and 3rd placegetters, former New Zealand 100 km rep. Mark Bright (1.29.26) and aspiring Iron man Shane Bradley (1.29.36), to record a fine victory.
Imogene Scott (41.43) was the outright winner in the Sri Chinmoy 10 km Race ... followed by Melanie James (45.01) and Natalie Radley (45.16)..
Neil Cheetham (44.10) won the men's 10 km, followed by Bruce Colloff (47.47) and Frank Wiemann (54.03).
Mark Carryer (20.49) was victorious in the Sri Chinmoy 5 km Race, from talented young Ayden MacKechnie (22.17) and Ruud Anthonissen (25.54).
Larissa Wildsmith (26.26) was first women, ahead of Ruby Pengelly (27.17) and Lizzy Cottle (28.08).
Sophie Robb ran very well to once again win the Sri Chinmoy 2.5 km Children's Race, followed by Cayleigh Blackburn (13.36) and Siena Frost (14.41).