Stourbridge Running Club members fine tuned their Marathon preparations with a variety of races this weekend. Steve Burch completed the Gloucester 20 mile in 2.38.05. Steve has now done all the hard work and will be tapering for Manchester and London Marathons in April.

Ian Whyatt finished the "bloody hilly" Wigan half marathon in 1.55.41.

At the Coventry half marathon, James Bellamy finished in 1.37.24 . Having run together at last year's event, this year James left his wife to look after herself. Helen finished in 1.57.13 despite having to carry her own jacket and drink.