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Month: December 2009

Thursday 31st December – Auld Lang Syne Fell Race

Thursday 31st December – Auld Lang Syne Fell Race

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).

Saturday 26th December – Chevin Chase

Saturday 26th December – Chevin Chase

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…

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Saturday 12th December – The Great Langdale Christmas Pudding 10km (Race One)

Saturday 12th December – The Great Langdale Christmas Pudding 10km (Race One)

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…

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