Race Report 29/11/16

The Park Runs were once again the main race outlet this weekend, and It was good to see Cameron Choules at Fountains Abbey, finishing 24th out of 244 in 20.48.  Ian Crane was 80th in 24.27, Nigel Morgan 105th in 25.43, Gillian Crane 167th in 30.30 and Linda Bamforth 173rd in 30.58.  Paul and Emma Adams were among the 70 finishers at Northallerton, Paul taking 30.59 and coming 45th with junior member Emma 53rd in 33.06.  At Albert Park, Charlotte Wilton, in a wonderful vein of form, was 17th, and 2nd female, in PB 20.26 with Graham Robinson 41st in 22.09 out of 219.  Peter and Joanne Richardson were at Redcar and both achieved PBs, Peter finishing 30th out of 134 in 23.37 and Joanne, getting back into some sort of form, 118th in 34.39.  The previous weekend, 3 Harriers were among the 251 field at the Gary Duffy Memorial 5k Trail Race at Cowpen Bewley, part of the Tees Trail series.  The trails in the lovely park were definitely muddy, and 2 laps which involved a fairly steep climb made for a testing race.  Steve Scott was 103rd in 26.19, Ian Codling 233rd in 36.20 and Marian Codling 249th in 40.46.