Julia’s Weekend Double
Halstead’s Julia Woolnough made it 2 races in 2 days over the weekend.
Saturday saw her compete in the Essex Veterans Cross Country Championship in Colchester. Ran over a 5 mile course Julia finished in a time of 46:42 to claim 75th place from a very competitive field.
On Sunday she swapped her cross country spikes for her road shoes, taking on the annual Hadleigh 10 road race. In gusty wet conditions Julia finished in 1:42.
Veterans Put In Strong Performances.
Halstead fielded a strong mens team in the Essex Veterans Cross Country Championship in Colchester on Saturday. The 5 mile course was ran over dry fast grassed fields. Bob Langley was the first Halstead Road Runner home in 40th place, followed by Mike Grealy 61st and John Markham 65th. Julia Woolnough was the sole female Halstead representative in 75th.
Bob Langley 33:30
Mike Grealey 37:20
John Markham 38:10
Julia Woolnough 46:42