VIDEO: Hundreds turn out for Chichester Corporate Challenge

A record number of runners took part in the opening night of the 2017 Chichester Corporate Challenge.

Thursday, 2nd March 2017, 12:31 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 6:12 pm
The start of the B race / Picture by Derek Martin

Organisers were delighted to break the 900 barrier for the first time as the road-race event marked its 25th anniversary.

In total, 904 - made up of 495 juniors and 409 seniors - completed the course in the city centre.

The main A race was won for the first time by Worthing’s Jack Woods in a close finish that saw his two nearest rivals both finish within two seconds of him.

The start of the B race / Picture by Derek Martin

See our video report above - and see next week’s Observer (March 9) for a report, pictures and a full list of finishers.

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