Race Report: Guisborough Grunt Fell Race + Escrick 10k

Eight members participated in the recent Guisborough Grunt Fell Race on a warm, sultry evening with conditions ideal for running. Hester Cox was frist club finisher, 47th out of 89 runners in 55.15, taking the prize for 2nd F40, Hilary Coventry 57th in 58.00, Fran Jeffery 59th in 58.05, Carol Morrison 69th, and 1st F50, in 61.07, Pat Kirby 71st, and 1st F60, in 61.41, Alan Wikeley 83rd in 68.28, Bryan Miller 86th in 69.36 and Claire Gillan 87th in 69.55. The Ladies’ teams finished 2nd and 6th, with the 2nd placed team still holding on to their lead in the series.

The previous weekend, a couple of members were among the 489 finishers who took part in the Escrick 10k, a flat course based mainly on trails in Escrick Park, with Alan Harman coming 206th in 49.52 and Ian Codling 434th in 63.22.