Alan And Nicola At Leeds Abbey Dash

The NYSD Cross Country League continued with the race at Croft Airfield on a fine afternoon.  Joe Griffiths competed in the U13 boys’ race, finishing 16th in 11.07.  There were 74 finishers in the Ladies’ race, with Pat Kirby coming 41sy in 33.10,  Carol Morrison 53rd in 35.16 and Christine Burn 61st in 36.42.  Rob Burn came 80th out of 110 runners in the Mens’ race in a time of 38.44.Ian and Marian Codling were among the 783 finishers of the Barnsley 10k, a well organised road race with regular hills, on a beautiful morning. Ian finished 688th in 63.06 with Marian 761st in 75.48.
More than 7000 runners completed the Leeds Abbey Dash 10k, with Alan Harman taking 46.59 and Nicola Fearn, fairly new to running, a very good 49.09.
Alan Harman recently competed in the Keilder Marathon, raising a superb £1436 in sponsorship towards research into Prostate Cancer.
The Club AGM was held last week, with Rob Burn elected Chairman as well as Club Coach,  Sharon Keegan Vice Chairman, Fran Jeffery Secretary, Lorraine Hiles ladies’ Captain and Martyn Coy Mens’ Captain.