There was parkrun success for Ross ANDERSON at Gateshead on Saturday 20th August where he won in 18.16. Ross has been coming back into form of late, so well done to him!
Also that morning there was yet another parkrun victory for Carole PAGE. Carole has had numerous first finishes recently and she added to them with this success where she clocked 21.22. Just over a minute ahead of her was the male 55 victor Peter GREY, whilst also of note Dave BATRTUM was 1st in the 45 category in a course pb!
6-Peter GREY 20.11 (78.12%)
12-Carole PAGE 21.22
25-Dave BARTRUM 22.35 (64.80%)
67-Audrey STEWART 26.55 (68.17%)
85-John ROSS 28.09
Finally that day over the 5k distance Richard and Gay EASTOE clocked 22.37 and 26.06 at Workington to win their age categories, Stuart BRUCE took part at Riverside at Chester le Street where he ran 29.32 and Kirsty STEED finished the Durham event in 45.35.
There was a brilliant female 50 age category win for Maureen BARTRUM at the extremely tough Branches and Bays 10k the following day. The multi terrain event on the County Durham coast is organised by Trail Outlaws and this was the first hosting of the race. Maureen clocked 1.04.24 to finish 58th, whilst husband Dave was 37th in 59.46.
Finally for the weekend John ROSS was in action in the tough Northumberland Coast Half Marathon, where he finished 59th in 2.30.45.
Above photos are of Peter GREY and Audrey STEWART at Druridge Bay, by Geoff DICK.