This weekend saw the Club participate in local event; the Highnam Court 5K/10K on Saturday and the 26th Newent Sprint Triathlon on Sunday.
Twenty two runners represented the Club at Highnam and won the team prize for the second year running. First member home in the 5k race was Jo White in 28.30 followed by Nicola Hill 30:58 with Dermot and Helen Kelly finishing in 36.03 and 36.04 respectively.
First member home in the 10K race was Simon Barker in 45.55 followed by Philip Rowe in 46.45. Ruth Hayden-Cox was first lady home in 48.46 finishing 3rd in the ladies race. Other results: Andy Chambers 50.24; Ruth Mowday 53.25; Russ Dyer 54.17; Adele Mitchell 55.43; Chris Barber 55.50; Maggie Pettit 57.53 (first time at this distance); Lisa Mansfield 58.53; Philippa Maile 1.01.00; Kim Mowday 1.02.35; Becky Musgrove 1.03.01; Liza Barber 1.02.57; Jill Barker 1.06.17; Sally Taylor 1.06.49 (PB); Claire Price 1.07.43; Emily Trenwith 1.10.15.
Newent Triathlon results: James Morgan 1.04.03; Julie Willis 1.10.05 (3rd in F50+ and winner of ‘Team of 3’ with her sons Henry and Peter); Russ Dyer 1.14.16; Andrew Callard 1.15.20; Heather Roberts 1.17.18; Yvonne Featherstone 1.19.02; Helen Kelly 1.21.43.