Imogen Ainsworth in 5k Road Debut in Hyde Park on Sunday 5 September 2010

06 Sep

Imogen Ainsworth chose the prestigious Adidas Hyde Park 5k for her debut 5k road race. In a race won by World 10,000 metre champion Linet Masai of Kenya in 15:06. Imogen clocked a very creditable 17:13 for 17th place (and 10th British Woman) in a field that included several African and Eurpoean stars. The day before Imogen had completed an 800 metre/3,000 metre double on the track for the club at Copthall Stadium. First British woman was Steph Twell who finished third in 15:32.