Jones pleased to take weekend Bupa spot

6:00am Wednesday 28th May 2014

By Ziad Chaudry

Belgrave Harriers Tish Jones was pleased with her third place finish in the women's race of Bupa London 10,000m on Sunday.

The 28-year-old clocked 33 minutes 38 seconds, while Gemma Steel dominated throughout to win in 32:53, with Stevie Stockton coming second (33:36).

"It was a brilliant race," said Jones, who also ran in Manchester and UK 10,000m championships during the past two weekends.

"The atmosphere was amazing; it pulls you through and helped me to feel fresh after two weekends of competition.

"I want to do another 10k on the track and a 5k at the UK championships, so this helps. My endurance is there but speed always needs work especially while I've got youth on my side."

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