Runner Spotlight: Adrian Mussett

Adrian Mussett

Colchester Harriers

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As part of our series of runner profiles, today we cast a spotlight on Dedham Run 10k record holder Adrian Mussett who runs for the Colchester Harriers club. Learn more about him in our Q&A below:

Name: Adrian Mussett
Race age category: 40-45
Sex: M
Club: Colchester Harriers

Q. What do you think of the Dedham 10k race and when did you last run it?

I like undulating courses, so the Dedham 10k is one that I very much enjoy running.

Q. You are still one of the top runners in the county, could you beat your race record now?

No! Sadly I am bit slower now and it’s a strong time to even attempt to beat!

Q. What is your favourite other course or record held?

Has to be the Breckland 10k (which I ran in 29 mins and 28 seconds)

Q. What is your favourite race distance?

It used to be half marathon distance, but now I much prefer running 10k (as have got older!)

Q. Who is your most admired athlete and why?

It has to be Paula Ratcliffe because of her strong mindedness and amazing London Marathon record.