Alnwick Harriers submitted one men’s team and two women’s teams for the recent virtual Gordon Smith Relays, where teams of three each run a two mile leg and each team has to include at least one veteran athlete.
The men’s team consisting of veterans Ian Stephenson, Andy Squires and Tony Jackson finished a creditable 36th out of 49 teams, with a combined time of 43:13.
The women’s team of veterans Karen Kelly, Jo Gascoigne-Owens, Diana Weightman finished an excellent 9th out of 48 teams with a combined time of 39:50. Not far behind in 13th position, veterans Jo Powell and Alice Tetley-Paul and senior Rosie Davison ran a combined 41:55.
Full results at http://www.wallsendharriers.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/2021-Virtual-Gordon-Smith-Relays-Provional-Results.xlsx