53-12 X-Country. Hadleigh

This was the final race of the league this year. Team HRR had nine runners who made the trip to Hadleigh, a tough 2 lap course with a killer hill to navigate-twice!

The weather added another challenge to the already wet and muddy course, but all runners put in sterling efforts to give Halstead third position on the day. The final league standings for Pool B are:-

  1. Witham 33
  2. Hadleigh 32
  3. HALSTEAD 23
  4. Mid-Essex 19
  5. 53-12 13
  6. CATS 6

Our runners position on the day were:-

  • 38th Matt Rees
  • 70th Steve Vincent
  • 91st Mike Grealy
  • 96th Andy Carter
  • 112th John Markham
  • 114th Alistair Godfrey

  • 33rd Lorraine Garnham
  • 38th Wendy Carter
  • 41st Hazel Buist

Tarpley 10 & 20 Mile

Team HRR had an elite squad of….3 travel to Bury St Edmonds to run over both distances at Tarpley.

In the 20 mile race Stuart Prestney came home in 30th place with a great time of 2.15:37 and our only lady representative Kate Allen, finished the tough course, made a little harder by the weather, in 225th place in a time of 3.36:46.

In the 10 mile race our only runner was Stewart Ellis who also ran well to come in 25th place in a time of 1.06:10.

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