Almost 3,500 competitors braved the freezing temperatures for the Hastings Half Marathon. The race was first run in 1984 and has become one of the most popular in the country.
Andy Dickenson was there and spoke to race director Eric Hardwick as well as the winner, from Kenya, Peter Emase.
More top news
Friday's weather update with Simon Parkin
Thursday night's weather with Simon Parkin
Thursday afternoon's weather with Simon Parkin