A sunny spring day greeted the runners and walkers for race 8 of the Sri Chinmoy Auckland Series 2019 ... held at beautiful War Memorial Park, Mt Roskill on Sunday.
In the Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon Bethany Bromfield (1.30.41) ran a strong race, gradually moving away from the rest of the field, for a fine outright victory ... followed runners-up Ying Wang (1.44.48) and Kim Dirks (1.56.38).
Andrew Cave (1.34.09) was first in the men's half ... from Shaun Cooper (1.44.24), and Malcom Chamberlin (1.45.30).
Neil Chettham (41.27) won the Sri Chinmoy 10k men's race ... from Gavin Hipkinsx (43.00) and Tim Hall (43.09).
Holly Harding (42.40) took nearly 2-minutes of the women's 10k course record that she set in April ... followed by Melanie James (44.17) and Andrea Rolls (53.16).
Stephen Rawles (26.26) won the Sri Chinmoy 5.6k Race ... closely followed by Rohan Whitaker (26.31) and Alexander Rawles (29.17).
Amy Chang (49.54) won the women's 5.6k race ... from Hilary Boyd (57.37).
Joe Everett (12.15) was a clear winner in the Sri Chinmoy 2.5k Children's Race ... followed by Leo Lauese (13.55).
Grace Parkinson (12.56) won the girls 2.5k race.