WaldenTri’s Pete Thompson meets former World and Olympic 400m hurdles champion Sally Gunnell
PUBLISHED: 14:30 10 November 2010
WALDENTRI club’s Pete Thompson got the chance to meet Olympic legend Sally Gunnell during a trip to visit his family in the north.
Thompson was taking part in the Scarborough 10k, a scenic race along Yorkshire’s east coast.
The event – which was started by former World and Olympic 400m hurdles champion Gunnell – attracted a big field of around 1200 runners.
Conditions were good and Thompson had a fine race completing the 10k in 35misn 26secs to take 12th place overall and first in the 50-55 age group.