Paul and Shona Young had a busy weekend in Liverpool where on Saturday they took part in the 5k race before running the Liverpool marathon on Sunday. In the 5k, Shona came first in her age category and 5th female out of 714 finishers with a PB time of 20m 43s, also placing 72nd overall of the 1,395 who completed the course. Paul came 62nd with a time of 20m 31s for 59th male and 7th in his age category.
In Sunday’s full marathon which the duo were tackling for a second time, saw Shona once again record a PB with a time of 3h 26m 25s which placed her 4th from 115 in her age category, 19th female from 725 with an overall placing of 292nd out of 2,481 finishers. Paul who admitted to struggling a bit in the 26.2 miles event crossed the finish line in 3h 32m 56s which placed him 408th overall and 46th from 266 in his age group.