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IAU World 24 Hour Championships Brive 2010

An exciting 24 Hour World Championships concluded this morning in Brive, France with Shingo Inoue from Japan clinching the world title with 273.531 km.

The UK took fourth place in the team event with John Pares, Richard Quennel and Jim Rogers turning in exceptional perfomances.

John Pares 8th 252.215km (156.719 miles)
Richard Quennell 13th 245.946km (152.823)
Jim Rogers18th 243.439138.020 (151.265)
Chris Carver 52nd 222.123km (138.020)
Chris Finhill 63rd 218.362km (135.683)
Stephen Masson 68th 215.854km (134.125)
Marie Doke 92nd 203.316km (126.334)
Pauline Walker 154th 173.224km (107.636)

Congratulations to all the runners for such great efforts. Great job.

Full results on the Brive 24 hour website