Emma Holt was a gold medallist at the annual Sunderland 5k road race
which this year also incorporated both the North East
and Northern Athletics Championships.
Held over its traditional course at the Silksworth sports complex
and hosted by Sunderland Harriers on Wednesday 13th July 2016.
The Senior Womens race saw Holt maintain her commanding form of this year in winning by a margin of over 18 seconds from Alex Sneddon of Jarrow and Hebburn, with Tracy Millmore of Birtley AC in third. Meanwhile Vicky Gibbs continued her comeback
from longstanding injury problems when finishing in 28th place
and third Over 35 woman in a time of 20 minutes 23s.