Thanks to Roy Gunnett for the following information and apologies that I won’t make it, especially given Fred’s desire to see 7 teams on the starting line.
NEXT RACE: FRED PEARCE 21st MEMORIAL RELAY
DATE SATURDAY 21st MAY 2016
DISTANCE: 3 X 5K
VENUE: LADY WILTON HALL, SIMISTER, M25 2RX
TEAMS SELECTED ON THE DAY.
Please come along and support this unique event being the 21st to be held.
At our last race Fred said he would be delighted if we could achieve a target of 7 teams of 3 for the relay.
Thanks to Roy again for the results and report below
Allen Trophy 15 miles, Chorley 30th April 2016 (Race Permit No:RWA6050-1)
The race was held over a demanding hilly course – comprising 1mile out / 5 laps /1mile back.
It was good to see Sean Pender (Enfield Harriers) who came all the way up from London to do the race.
The weather was variable – starting off cool and windy with a little drizzle and then brightening up towards the end of the race.
Adrian Edwards easily won the scratch race, coming in over 20 minutes ahead of second place.
Joe Hardy won a closely contested handicap.
1 Adrian Edwards Lancs WC M50 2:31:19
2 Roy Gunnett Lancs WC M65 2:52:53
3 Sean Pender Enfield Harriers M60 2:53:33
4 Joe Hardy Lancs WC M70 2:54:26
5 Sailash Shah Lancs WC M50 2:56:53
6 Phil McCullagh Lancs WC M55 2:58:06
1 Dave Evans Lancs WC M65 1:40:38
2 Pat Evans Lady Lancs WC W60 1:55:48
1 Claire Goulden Lady Lancs WC W50 1:34:04
2 John Payn Lancs WC M80 1:34:04
3 Andrea Lennon Lady Lancs WC W70 1:39:10