Eight Thurrock Harriers senior endurance runners excelled at Tiptree on Sunday for the Essex 10mile Championships.

The pick of the runners were bronze medallists Toni Radley, Victoria Peacock and Toby Draper, who claimed personal bests.

All eight of the runners performed well. Toby Draper was 22nd (60:17), Toni Radley 93rd (1:10.42), Paul Mitchell 101st (1:13.16), Jason Syrett 104th (1:13.32), Victoria Peacock (110th 1:13.56), Jodie Farrell 140th (1:16.27), Mick Bumstead 156th (1:18.27) and Bernie Johnson 217th (1:15.01).

Jodie Farrell was in third place, in her age group, in the Essex County Road Race Grand Prix. The last 2018 Essex county road race is the Wix 5 miles on Sunday at Harwich.