Weekend Round Up (05/03/2017)
- Published: 5 Mar 2017
To start at a distance, well 20 miles at least! In Mid Wales on Saturday Ian Williams won the Rhayader 20 in 1h 57m 13s. Steve Brookes was 17th in 2h 14m 19s. Amie Williams was 2nd Lady in 2h 25m 24s; Sally Ann Walker won her age group (W45) in 2h 27m 17s and was 5th Lady. Ray Stainer won his category (M60) with 2h 34m 24s. Penny Barber won her category (W55) with 2h 43m 06s and was 15th Lady overall. Andy Acha (2h 46m 58s); Stephen Beckett (2h 47m 33s); Claire Hotchkiss (2h 50m 10s) & Andy Williams (2h 54m 58s) completed the turnout. In the 5 mile event held in conjunction with the 20 Mile Road Race Jo Acha was 20th overall in 37m 55s and 7th Lady and 3rd in the W45. Results (20 & 5)
In the high class Trafford 10Km Joe Smith was 75th with 31m 36s; Ben Gamble 80th (31m 41s); Jonathan Carter 111th (32m 26s); Karl Welborn 146th (33m 22s) and Gary Whitehouse 188th with 34m 20s. Results
In Droitwich over the Half Marathon distance we find Stuart Hawkes in 1st place with 1h 13m 19s. Results
In the Action Heart 5 at Dudley we had three in the top 10 - Richard Powell (6th), Dean Hill (8th) & Gurmal Singh (9th). Loz Heathcock was 11th, Andy Henderson 20th, Mark Fantom 28th, Rob Sedgley 32nd; Daniela Sedgley 74th, Sarah Henderson 95th, George Cunningham 130th, Mark Fantom 157th (! - listed again in results), Katie Briggs 177th & 208th Carl Gayle. Results
Over in the east we have Martin Williams out over a half marathon where he placed 7th in 1h 11m 21s. Results
Then add in all those out in the various ParkRun events you will see we have been spread far & wide on the roads.