Here’s the race results submitted for last week – great running everyone on a variety of terrain and distances:
Dig Deep Ultra Tour of the Peak District, 60 mile ultra, Saturday 15 August (full results)
Caity Rice had a superb run finishing first lady and joint first overall, crossing the line together with Ian White after running most of the race with him. She also beat the previous Lady’s record by about 10 minutes, finishing in 10:29:50.
Jud Hirst was out in force as well running his first ever ultra race – the longest distance he’d run prior to this was 50km so this was a big step up. Jud ran brilliantly and made up places throughout the day, finishing 33rd overall in 15:53:50.
Tim Budd and Lynne Taylor were out on the course running some sections with Jud and Caity and doing road support. Photos from Lynne.
Darwen Gala Catherine Dowdall Memorial, Saturday 15 August (full results)
8th, Chris Jackson (35:41)
Denis Stitt Memorial Race; Thursday 13 August (full results)
Jude Stansfield (44:04) (1st V45)
Saddleworth 6 Road Race; Wednesday 12 August (full results)
David Boundy (39:25)
Mary Jeal (50:17)
Ben Wolfarth also race but for his first claim club, Salford Harriers (33:20)
Eccles Pike fell race; Wednesday 12 August (full results)
7th, Mark Ollerenshaw (24:50)
23rd, Tim Culshaw (27.07)
40th, John Hewitt (28.50) (1st V50)
86th, Alice Willson (32.59)
105th, Jo Brack (35.34) (1st V45)
107th, Roger Hart (35.52)
110th, Nev McGraw (36.57)
120th, Beryl Buckley (40.34 ) (1st V65)
Parkrun Corner with 4 new PBs: Oldham (Neil McGraw (new PB of 19:15), Sikobe Litaba, Lawrence Fennelly, John Stephenson); Barnsley (Andy Burnett – new PB of 21:41); Marple (Mark Ollerenshaw, Jeroen Peters, Mary Jeal (new PB of 24:21) , Carl Buckley); Lyme Park (Joanne Brack – new PB of 25:28); Druridge Bay (Dan Ellingworth); Watergrove Park, Rochdale (Kirsty Johnson); Stamford Park (Emma Peters)