Weekly news – 16/02

Severn Athletic Club concluded their Gloucestershire Cross Country League season in the fourth race at Pittville Park, Cheltenham. Over the 9.5K course first home in 29th was club captain James Rose(V40) in 35:46. Next in 38th was Gary Hope(2/V50) in 37:04, followed by 81st Dave Howells(V50) 39:57, 112th Andy Monro(V45) 42:12 & 126th Andy Brown(V60) 43:18. 193 ran.

In the Junior men’s U20 6.4K race Alex Rawlings(JM17) was 9th in 25:26. 12 ran.

In the Senior Ladies/Men’s 65+ 6.4K race Emma Rawlings(LV45) was 72nd in 33:17, followed by 81st Rob Cytlau(3/V65) 34:13, 84th Greg Leyshon(V65) 34:22 & 104th Les Davis(1/V75) 36:43 who finished first team in the Men’s Masters race. 139 ran.

Severn Athletic Club’s Chris Brown maintained his record of top ten placings in the 2018/19 series at the February Weston Prom 5 Mile Road Race. He led home city finishers placing 9th in 28:07. Dad Andy(V60) was 95th in 33:38. 279 ran.

At the Gloucester City Parkrun Greg Leyshon(V65) celebrated his 69th Birthday with his customary first place in his 65-69 age group and John Withers(V55) broke the 55-59 age group course record when finishing 5th.

At Gloucester North Dave Howells(V50) ran a course PB and best ever placing in a Parkrun.

Parkrun Results:

Gloucester City: 5th John Withers(1/V55) 19:12, 13th Andy Monro(1/V45) 20:01, 40th Greg Leyshon(1/V65) 23:06, 41st Andy Brown(V60) 23:06 & 195th Sandra Brown(LV55) 40:39. 227 ran.

Gloucester North: 2nd Dave Howells(1/V50) 20:04, 9th Neil Taylor(1/V45) 21:47 & 114th Dave Blackburn(1/V75) 35:11. 141 ran.

Kingsway: 13th Adrian England 21:26, 62nd George Scully(1/V65) 25:58 & 92nd Faye Chandler(LV35) 27:42. 263 ran.

Riverfront Newport: 52nd Barry Thomas(V45) 23:11. 389 ran.

South Norwood: 7th Richard Chapman-Brown(1/V40) 20:08. 125 ran.

Warrington: 224th Phil Reece(V55) 27:54. 522 ran.

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