Results Roundup – Thursday 13th September 2018

Good afternoon, here are the latest club results.

Wetherby 10k

A popular local race attracting up to 1000 runners, the Wetherby 10k this year was challenging due to the warm weather. NVRR managed to have a good turnout, 24 in total!

Adam Kirk 37:28
Andy Todd 40:12 (1st M55)
Martin Lofthouse 40:58
Jane Evans 47:50
Carol Morgan 48:53
Kevin Nicholas 49:24
Jamie Dilasser 49:26
Alex Leslie 52:33
Christine Jones 52:56
Richard Taylor 53:27
Rebecca Barron 53:32
Christina Taylor 54:53
Alex Crowton 55:03
Jeff Walker 55:17
Marcos Montana 1:01:11
Carol Harpham 1:02:38
Rebecca Carmen 1:02:19
Jane Wilkinson 1:04:22
Lynsey Barraclough 1:05:44
Joanne Waring 1:06:56
Graham Hyde 1:06:39
Debbie Dilasser 1:07:50
Fiona Robinson 1:12:17
Sylvia Morten 1:13:20

Great North Run 2018

This massive event doesn’t really need an introduction, and as a club we had plenty of runners in black and gold making the trip to the North East for this iconic half. Here are the times:

Kevin Dalton 1:34:37 (PB)
Nigel Scaife 1:38:49
Andrew Aird 2:00:31
Nadene Wilkinson 2:02:40
James Forster/Spiderman 2:05:51
Iain Scott 2:13:47
Mark Brown 2:14:09
Lorna Eley 2:16:56
Marcos Montana 2:20:35
Phil Fernyhough 2:21:52
Richard Street 2:24:26
Louise Street 2:24:27
Jane Hill 2:29:35
Graham Hyde 2:33:25 (PB)

Vale of York Half marathon

This event was a bit of an alternative for those not doing the Great North Run, it was a bit more local but still provided a challenge.

Adam Kirk 1:19:16 (PB)
John Beaumont 1:33:12 (PB)
Brian Hainsworth 1:34:04 (PB)
Emma Dooley 1:41:24
Rebecca Maggs 1:45:57
Paul Manning 1:52:24
Debbie Gibson 1:58:10
Robert Hill 2:00:04
Jenny Manning 2:04:31
Michelle Smith 2:20:21
Lynsey Barraclough 2:27:06
Michelle Dinsdale 2:43:35

Yorkshireman Half/Full

This is another popular event, a classic off road event run under FRA rules (taped seams again, and you need your own mug for brews). It starts and finishes at Howarth primary School so there are plenty of hills to get stuck into.

Chris Beattie ran the full 26.2 miles in a time of 5:12:31,and bagged 1st MV60 in the process.Jim Cook also ran the full in 5:11:12. Sarah Chalmers sensibly stuck to the half marathon distance and finished in 3:40:27, as did Christine Holloran who finished in 2:47:04. Matt Wilkinson was running in the pairs event on behalf of Skyrac AC, his second claim club and finishing in 4.17.

Parkrun

There were PB’S at Harrogate for Ben Baird in 18:44 and Mike Benson in 22:01. At Fountains Abbey– John Beaumont got a new PB 20:20, as did NVRR junior Jessica Beaumont in 27:56.

At Chester parkrun, Lorna Eley finished in 27:35, Adam Kirk finished in 2nd place at Pontefract in time of 18:21.Fælledparken parkrun (Denmark) – Yvonne Skelton 26:25, Martin Weeks 28:59 were at possibly the best named parkrun – Fælledparken in Denmark. Yvonne finished in 26:25 and Martin in 28:59.

Last Saturday, Matt Wilkinson got 1st place at Harrogate with time of with 17:36, while there were new PB’S for Emma Kettlewell in 24:19, and Jeff Walker in 25:38.

Plean parkrun Colleen Gruenwald went to Plean parkrun and finished in 29:05, Andy Harris was at Fort William and finished 2nd overall in 20:48, and continuing their tour of Scandinavia, Yvonne Skelton and Martin Weeks ran at Malmo Ribersborg parkrun in Sweden. Yvonne crossed the line in 26:32, and Martin in 29:53.

In other races, Jane Hill finished the Hardmoors Princess Challenge – no results published for this yet, while Catherine Barber ran down a 1 mile mountain bike downhill course TWICE to finish 8th lady overall at the Yorkshire Downhill Time Trial at Havok bike park near Todmorden. Sarah Chalmers and Jane Evans ran at Burnsall Sports Fell race, Jane finishing in 30:11 and Sarah in 46:40.

That’s all for now, well done everybody!

Jonathan.