Perfect conditions for the Garden City 10 mile race
Welwyn Garden City in Herfordshire hosted the Garden City 10 mile race today. 503 runners crossed the start line at 10.30 on a cool, damp morning, perfect conditions for the race.
This year's event was in aid of the Willow Foundation, a charity which organises special days for seriously ill young children.
The winner of the men's race, Dave Mitchinson of Newham and Essex Beagles, crossed the line in a new course record of 51 minutes and 39 seconds. The ladies race was won by Helen Decker of Ipswich Jaffa Running club, in a time of 58 minutes and 59 seconds.