Sunday 24th February – Ilkley Moor Junior Fell Races

Tamara Weatherhead reports:

Thank you for a fantastic turnout at today’s Ilkley Moor Junior Fell Races! We had 16 runners over three age groups. For the Otley girls, Izzy Dixon came in first followed by Imogen Webster and Holly Davey. First lad for Otley was William O Neil, second came Adam Powell and third Jenson Brogden. Full results as follows:

U12 1 mile was won by Ben Green (Rossendale) with a new course record of 7 mins 10 secs. First girl was Beth Morley (Ilkley Harriers) in 7.59. First home for Otley was William O Neil in 8.50 followed by Izzy Dixon 9.59, Imogen Webster 11.25, Farrel Copcutt 11.46 and Ava Wild 14.32.

U10 1 mile was won by Joseph Carnelley (Bingley Harriers) in 7.48 and the first girl was Lauryn Gregg (Rochdale Harrierrs) in 9.23. First in for Otley was Adam Powell 9.55, closely followed by Jenson Brogden 9.58, Jake McBrinn 10.04, Dan McMorrow 10.24, Harry Gibson 11.07, Holly Davey 11.35, Jake Powell 11.55 and Joel Mundet Poole 12.13.

U8 1/2 mile was won by Christopher Brown (Clayton Le Moors) in 4.05 and first girl was Robyn Anderson (Ilkley Harriers) in 5.08. First home for Otley Juniors was Connor Webster in 4.40, then came Matthew O Neil 5.04 and Alice Webster 6.16.

Well done everybody!

Race report in the Wharfedale Observer.

  1. #1 by matt on February 26, 2013 - 8:26 am

    Well done to all the juniors – good to see the results. You did well in a high class field with runners coming from away.

  2. #2 by Matt Broughton on February 26, 2013 - 6:46 pm

    Great so read about so many Otley juniors doing well. Well done all.

  3. #3 by reid haddow on February 27, 2013 - 7:28 pm

    Well done the “Junior Black and Whites” you were all brilliant!

  4. #4 by Hannah Mallinson on March 3, 2013 - 9:09 am

    Brilliant results, there is some good talent in our Juniors club and with the coaches help they I am sure they will continue to get better and better. Looking forward to see what happens in the future.

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