Marathon debut duo raise thousands in London heat

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ISLANDERS Nicky Parker and Melanie Le Maistre raised an amazing total of £9,600 for charity last month, after completing the hottest-ever London Marathon in 5 hr 46 min.

Nicky Parker (L) and Melanie Le Maistre (R) finished the 2018 London Marathon in 5 hours, 46 minutes, raising £9,600 for Jersey Hospice Care.

The pair, who were both appearing in their first marathon, ran the 26.2-mile course in aid of Jersey Hospice Care.

Also covering the route in the capital was former Jersey Spartan AC member Nicola Milner, who crossed the finish line in 3 hr 35 min 42 sec, Natalie Dale (running for Anthony Nolan Trust, 4 hr 7 min) and Steve Lehan-Port (Jersey Cheshire Homes, 3 hr 12 min).

Jason Fox

By Jason Fox


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