Weekly Round-up - 07 June 2016

Weekly Round-up: 07 June 2016

A lot of purple descended on the beautiful Durham coastline in the Durham Coastal Half Marathon, John Hutchinson was on top form and scooped a first in his age category prize. Other runners included Dan Mitchell, Steph Piper, Alex Collins, Jill Rudkin, Mike Parker, Caitlin Mooney, Robin (AKA the Gent) Linton, Aileen Scott, Stan White, Kelly Collier and Debbie Jones. Well done everyone for tackling the steps!

A local and small event - Washington 5km saw a few striders ran the hot and hilly route. Gareth Pritchard picked up 2nd position, other striders that ran were Louise Barrow, Catherine Smith and Teresa Archer. Jan Young and Nigel Heppell raced the Penhsaw hill race, Jan also had a race full week and completed the Mulgrave Trail 10km and the Sowerby parkrun.

Dave Robson added yet another Marathon to his list and completed the Lakeland Trails Marathon in Coniston, also in hot conditions. Further afield the Waltons - Katy, Greame and Jack all picked up first in their age categories in the Central Florida 5km while on holiday.

This week we have the following runs on offer -

Remember to collect your passes for the carpark!

Fiona Jones
Ladies Captain

Ashley adds ...
Darn. We didn't hoot soon enough. There were a few Striders running the Lakeland Trails Half Marathon in Coniston, too. Myself (Ashley Price-Sabate), Jordi Sabate, Trevor Chaytor, and Jane Ives. It was hot. It was hard. It was glorious!