From Woodentops, the race was won by Alistair Brownlee (Bingley) in 39.35. For OAC, Chris Stacey finished 90th (50.53), Hugh Pearson 116th (52.42), second claim member Sharron Smith 155th (54.46), Ray Hawksby 170th (55.30), John Dade 242nd (60.17), Don Buffham 260th (61.23), Graham Stead 294th (64.14) and Mary Hampshire 364th (74.14).
Two reports, photos and results from the recent Boxing Day Chevin Chase in the Wharfedale Observer from here and here. There’s also a report and more photos in the Telegraph & Argus.
In the race won by Tom Lancashire (Bolton) in 29.21, for OAC Simon Anderson finished 130th (37.30), Jane Shelmerdine 349th (43.37), Phil Robinson 387th (44.25), Tom Hannah 513th (48.27) and Kath Robertshaw 649th (and first FV65 – 51.58). Results and photos from ukresults.
Hint -click on the above photo to experience the full effect! The race was won again by Bingley Harriers’ Alistair Brownlee in 38.02 ahead of his brother Jonathan. For OAC Bob Addey finished sixteenth (45.32), Andrew Robertshaw nineteenth (46.06), Josie Hodgetts 45th (and second female – 47.52), Lloyd Best 54th (48.25), Chris Stacey 80th (50.50), Rogan Ashton 85th (51.01), Ben Cousens 90th (51.15) and Laura Martin 92nd (and second female senior – 51.19). Continuing, Tom Paget 105th (51.56), Hugh Pearson…
Congratulations to Lizzie Armitstead on being awarded the BOA trophy for 2009 Olympic Athlete of the Year in cycling. More details in the Wharfedale Observer.
Results and photos from Woodentops.
The race was won by david Thompson (Barnsley) in 34.52 and OAC’s Howard Jeffrey finished 35th (44.37). Results and more details from Denby Dale Travellers A.C.. Photos from Flaming Photography.
A recently discovered link taking us all back to yesteryear…. www.chayden.net/Runs/Adidas/
From ukresults, the race was won by Steve Littler (Wesham Road Runners) in 32.51 and for OAC Howard Jeffrey finished 41st (second MV55) in 42.02.
Report from Mick Jeffrey: I entered this event a while ago not realising that my office Christmas do had been booked for the Friday. So a different pre-race routine: 2 pints of strong lager and a (Xmas?) curry. I awoke on Saturday morning parched and with the normal post-curry issues. The drive to the Lakes was bleary eyed and at Ilkley I seriously contemplated returning home to bed but I persevered and arrived later than I normally like but with…