Elite Athletes

The Reading Half Marathon has one of the largest elite fields, thanks to its warm welcome, fast course, full range of packages and incentives, and of course one of the biggest individual prize pot's in UK road racing with a guaranteed prize fund of £30,000! See here for a full list of all prizes.

Andy Vernon 2017 Vitality Reading Half Marathon Male Winner: Andy Vernon
Charlotte Purdue 2017 Vitality Reading Half Marathon Female Winner: Charlotte Purdue

See the full list of 2017 male and female elite athletes below:

MALE ELITES
Dewi Griffiths
Andy Vernon
Chris Thompson
Ben Connor
Jonny Hay
Paul Martelletti
Kojo Kyereme
Paul Pollock
Phil Wicks
Stephen Scullion
Kevin Seaward
Liam Brady
Kevin Dooney
Peter Huck
Matt Sharp
James Watson
Nigel Rackham
David Rigby
Mike Wilesmith
Matt Rees
Rob McTaggart
Alexander Bampton
Mark Couldwell
Marc Hobbs
Luc Jolly
James Douglas
Josh Davis
James Mcmullan
Karl Welborn
Russell Bentley
Blake Vivian
Steven Way
Tom Bailey
Christopher Greenwood
Gavin Lewis
Gary O'Brien
Alistair Smith
Angus Maclean
Oliver Mott
Paul Molyneux
Tom Aldred
Belal Ahmed 
Dean Lacy
Hussein Ahmed
Jarlath McKenna
Jonathon Roberts
Matthew Harvey
John Franklin
Matthew Bennett
Mark Christie
Eyob Alemu Woldegeiorgis
Alex Pilcher
Phil Burden
Andrew Lawrence
Steven Bayton
Stuart Hawkes
Matthew Collins
Martin Williams
Paul Graham
Ian Harris
Joseph Clark
David Morgan
Paul Thompson
Alex Teuten
Joseph Townsend
Mengistu Tabor Nebis
Dawit Abera Weyecha
Baharu Haile Chala
Gizaw Abebe Alemu
George Gurney
Toby Spencer
Xavier Gruot
Neil Phillips
Mark Worringham
Michael Hiscott
Mo'ath Alkhawaldeh
Wondwosen Tegegn Belay
Ryan Burling
Richard Horton
Shadrack Kipkemboi Kebenei
Ben Cole
James Bolton
Jack Parslow
Alex Milne
Ian Kimpton
FEMALE ELITES
Charlotte Purdue
Gemma Steel
Aly Dixon
Jenny Nesbitt
Katrina Wootton
Hannah Walker
Lauren Deadman
Rebecca Hilland
Maria McCambridge
Susan Walker
Anna Boniface
Samantha Amend
Alice Hector
Philippa Bowden
Sophie Carter
Claire Grima
Rebekah Gardiner
Charlotte Firth
Lara Bromilow
Katie Bingle
Carla Molinaro
Clara Evans
Bryony Proctor
Tigist Habte Gebrsesilase
Rachel Gifford
Eleanor Davis
Heather Sellars
Joanne Harvey
Sarah Hill
Cathy McCourt
Sophie Crumly


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