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St Helens 10k


Now in it’s sixth year the 10k race that takes runners from Langtree Park to North road and back drew over twenty club runners.  A challenging 10k that has the runners effectively climb the North road hill 4 times saw a cold start while the runners prepared, but once underway the day was a good one for running.

Steve Anders (4th, 34:56) was first back for the club in fourth position overall, with John Greenall (33rd, 38:00) and Ian Hayburn (41st, 38:48) following him in. Kevin Cunningham (72nd, 40:39) led Ian White (117th, 42:37) and Christopher Coatsworth (175th, 44:43) home.


Samantha Price (189th, 45:02) was first lady back for the club, with Rachel Beesley (264th, 46:43) and Leon Hill (310th, 47:50) next home.  Rachel Wilcock (362nd, 48:53), Julia Shuker (381st, 49:20) and Chris Paton (667th, 54:08) all came home with good times on a hard course.  Finishing well inside the hour mark were Karen Harrison (819th, 56:32), Collette Flaherty (919th, 58:05) and Shaun Ashcroft (968th, 58:52).

Jane Ashcroft (1246th, 64:51) lost a few seconds looking around, followed in by  Carol Stanley (1506th, 71:49), Jane Makin (1584th, 75:44), Stacey Gardner (1629th, 79:10), Louise Hill (1630th, 79:23) and Lorraine Kelly-Swan (1698th, 95:19).



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Rainford 10k

A couple of the men and a good turn out of our women ran in this, one of the last, road race in our internal competition.

Steve Anders bagged himself a PB and came in first Senior Male, 4th overall in a shade over 35 minutes (35:07), with John Greenall running well to come in third Vet in 37:58.

Amy Corfield kept up the top three finishes coming third Senior Female in 46:17, followed by Rachel Beesley in fourth (47 dead).

Rachel Wilcock ran well finishing in 48:52 (10th Senior) followed by Pam Appleton (6th vet in 52:41), Jane Ashcroft (13th vet in 53:48).

Karen Harrison beat the hour in 58:21, followed by Dot Fairhurst who was just over (1:03).

Janet Holmes ran 01:11:44 with Andrea Joyce and Kay Wilcock coming in together to complete a great ladies turnout in 1:18:35.