Byron Robinson (pictured below in red top) and Laurice Laird (pictured above) were officially crowned the fastest man and woman in Brixton on August 4 after running 50 metres of Pope’s Road in 10.44 and 15.21 seconds respectively at this year’s Brixton Bolt.
Organiser Tom Shakhli said he was “really pleased” with how the event had gone, especially the addition of two new categories – the under 3s and under 6s. He said: “There was a really nice family atmosphere, but people were taking it quite seriously too.”
Paul Marriot, over 40s winner, 12.92 seconds
Under 3s, joint winners: Justiano Rockword and Riley Dennis Thompson