FODAC Christmas Tree Race & Myositis Festive 10K 2016

FODAC Christmas Tree Race

FODAC Christmas Tree Race. Photo credit Gloucester Citizen.

In the run up to Christmas 13 Newent Runners participated in the annual FODAC Christmas Tree Race held at Ellwood, near Coleford.

The Gloucester Citizen stated:

It was a hilly, muddy and thoroughly enjoyable Sunday morning.

I’m not quite so sure about that last bit!  James Griffiths was our first member home in 47.25, other results:

  • Andrew Callard 50.45
  • John Featherstone 51.47
  • Micaela Swan 56.51
  • Russ Dyer 61.44
  • Chris Barber 63.40
  • Karen Johnson 69.59
  • Sara Carter 66.56
  • Yvonne Featherstone 71.14
  • Claire Price 74.55
  • Emily Trenwith 76.36
  • Susan Baggett 77.55

Lynn Latham represented us in the Canicross race, finishing in 1.16.49.

 Elsewhere, Emma Poole ran the Myositis Festive 10K in Evesham, coming third in her age category in 52.58.