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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 10th September, 2014)

Wigan 10K (2 of 3)

Wigan 10K (2 of 3)
Under the railway bridge in Scot Lane, and the 4th in Stadium Way.

Photo: Aubrey Fairclough  (PENTAX Optio 750Z)
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Comment by: David Fairclough on 10th September 2014 at 00:36

The lady in the centre doesn't seem to be going any where

Comment by: Derek Platt on 10th September 2014 at 02:09

At first, I was confused because I thought in marathons everyone ran in the same direction. Then I figured that the men were running in one direction and the women running in the other

Comment by: Aubrey on 10th September 2014 at 07:31

The runners start in Wigan town centre, run to the D.W. Stadium via Park Road etc. into Scot Lane, along Stadium Way then return along the same route, apart from a short detour into The Martland Park Ind. Estate, to re-enter Scot Lane near the railway bridge.

Comment by: Roy on 10th September 2014 at 10:52

Not correct Derek, there is a woman extreme left in black running away from the camera and a man in black top, 5th body from the right, running towards it. The conclusion must be, that they have turned somewhere and are running back on themselves.

Comment by: Jimmy on 10th September 2014 at 14:34

They circled the DW stadium and returned to Wigan the same way they had come, that is why they are meeting each other in opposite directions.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 11th September 2014 at 10:41

Bit confusing.!!!

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