Worthing and District Harrier Emma Taylor-Gooby completed a record-breaking win at the Brighton Half Marathon. Her 78 minute six second run was more than two minutes quicker than the previous course record set by Brighton and Hove City's Fiona Powell in 2011.
Paul Martelletti, of Victoria Park Harriers, won the men's race in 6 7minutes, 29 seconds.
It was glorious sunshine for the start of the Brighton Half Marathon as 12,000 runners pound the pavements to raise thousands of pounds for charity.
Emma Taylor-Gooby was the first women to cross the finish line in Brighton Half Marathon. She did it in one hour, eighteen minutes and six seconds.
The winner of the men's race in the Brighton Half Marathon is Paul Martelletti. It took him an hour, seven minutes and 30 seconds.
Runners are being greeted by beautiful sunshine this morning as 12,000 of them get ready to pound the streets of Brighton and Hove today. The city's annual half marathon was launched in 1991 when it had just 200 runners competing. It's now one of the country's most popular seafront road races.