The Pitchers turn on the style in the Barcelona marathon

Happy couple: Jack and Emily Pitcher

JACK Pitcher clocked his second personal best in a little over a month in the Zurich Barcelona marathon today.

The Emersons Green Running Club athlete clipped 51 seconds off his time in London on October 3rd with a time of 2hrs 46mins 04secs for 184th place overall.

Previous to this year Pitcher boasted a best of 2:53.51 set at the Newport Wales marathon in May 2019.

To complete a good day wife Emily Pitcher also ran a lifetime best of 3:32.54, carving 2mins 14secs off her 2019 best. Emily also ran London last month clocking 3:45.12.

Zurich Barcelona marathon – men: 184 Jack Pitcher (Emersons Green RC) 2:46.04 (PB); 2759 Emily Pitcher (EGRC) 3:32.54 (PB)