Summer Series 2010 – THE RESULTS

Another summer series on the roads has come to a close and it’s time celebrate this years champions:



Well done to both of them.

The full table is attached below

Roads 2010

This year’s series saw 28 members of the club taking part in at least one race, the same number as last year.  I hope you all enjoyed the races you took part in and if you have any suggestions on races you particularly enjoyed or ones you would like to see added to next years series please let us know.


Winter race series

Hopefully you’ll have seen Andy’s email on the winter Border’s League and Cross Country series. The dates are now up on the menu over there on the right hand side and there’s a reminder below.

Both of these are good sets of events and a good opportunity to keep yourself fit over the winter without those nasty expensive entry fees!


  1. Sunday 24th October Caernavon 11am
  2. Sunday 14th November Ellesmere Port 11am
  3. Sunday 12th December Wirral 11am
  4. Sunday 13th February West Cheshire 11am
  5. Sunday 13th March Mold 11am
  6. Sunday 27th March Deeside 11am
  7. Wednesday 27th April Wrexham 7pm

Cross country

  1. Saturday 30th October, Arrowe Park 2pm (Liverpool & District)
  2. Sunday 31st October, Clarke Gardens 10am (Sunday League)
  3. Saturday 27th November, Sefton Park TBC (Liverpool & District)
  4. Sunday 5th December, Arrowe Park 11:30am (Sunday League)
  5. Saturday 11th December, Beacon Park 2pm (Liverpool & District)
  6. Saturday 8th January, Birchwood TBC (Cheshire Champs)
  7. Sunday 16th January, Runcorn Town Park 10am (Sunday League)
  8. Sunday 6th February, Clarke Gardens 11am (L&D Champs)
  9. Saturday 19th February, Alton Towers TBC (National Champs)
  10. Sunday 27th February, Walton Park 10am (Sunday League)
  11. Sunday 6th March, Birchwood 10am (Sunday League)


Borders League Race 1 Caernarfon 10k – Results

Please find attached links to the 1st Border League Results 
Beautiful day in Caernarfon on a cracking 10k course, a few undulations but nothing too spicy with a calm wind for once. Thanks once again to Joe
for his support 
Not the best turnout for Helsby, failing to produce either a full mens team or ladies team. Full credit to those who did make the journey 
Positions and places below 
(astute eyes might notice an error in the results and I have contacted the organiser regarding this) 
24th BROUGHTON, Adair 36:18 
46th LANDUCCI, Ian 38:11 
79th O’HARA, Jim 40:52 
125th GILLARD, Phil 44:09 
155th SMITH, Andy 46:24 
215th WEBSTER, Robbie 53:55 
219th GRIEVE, Betty 54:39 

Regarding team placings 
Men are 7th from 8 teams in Division 2 
Ladies are 6th from 8 in Division 2 
I’m sure we can improve on this. 

Antrobus Cabbage 10k – Results of Final Road Counter

Hi all

Final road counter was the Cabbage 10k at Antrobus, Road Race counter
final standings will follow from Ian Landucci.

A different approach to producing results so no positions attached but
times and names apply.

However Jane was 2nd lady so that is definitely worth a mention!

Full results here

Many thanks also to Joe, Mario and Ian Wetherall for roadside support.
Photos courtesy Ian Wetherall

37.03   Adair   Broughton

38.47   Ian Landucci

41.56   Jane    Ashbrook     2nd Lady

44.22   Geoff   Shaw

48.22   Jackie  Keasley

54.19   Janet   Shaw

60.06   Susan   Harrison

63.06   Sarah   Savage

NOTE: Don’t forget it’s the Borders on Sunday!

Wirral MT Results Race 4 @ Arrowe Park

Hi all

Hot off the press……………….a few weeks late

Please find attached the results for the 4th and final race of the great Wirral MT series held each Tuesday night in September, Race 4 at Arrowe Park, often used for Cross Country in the Winter season

Overall we had a fabulous turnout for these events with more runners than I can recall for a fair while. Let’s hope we can have the same and more next year!

Please find a link to the full results here:

Helsby positions from Race 4 as follows

9th        Adair Broughton          26.32

41st      Ian Landucci               28.49

75th David Sconce             31.02

87th Steve Riley                 31.44

96th Geoff Shaw                32.36

99th Albert Berry                32.49

8th Jane Ashbrook           30.54

30th Janet Robertson         34.35

31st Vanessa Griffiths        34.53

55th Janet Shaw                39.24

56th Betty Grieve               39.41

For the 4th race this gave the men’s team ‘Helsby A’ 11th place and ‘Helsby B’ 35th while ‘Helsby A’ for the ladies managed 8th place and ‘Helsby B’ 23rd

Overall positions and final standings .pdf document is also on the above web link


Sandstone trail A and B

Well done to everyone who ran in the Sandstone Trail races yesterday by the way, particularly Jackie for lifting the Ladies Over 50 trophy! Conditions were atrociously muddy underfoot and it didn’t stop raining all day. Placings:

A Race (161 finishers)

22nd Adair Broughton 2:11:01

28th Chris Baynham-Hughes 2:14:17

35th Ian Landucci 2:17:30

62nd David Sconce 2:30:09

66th Steve Riley 2:33:13

69th Andy Robinson 2:35:15

114th Jackie Keasley 2:55:21

137th David Feakes 3:08:25

150th Lesley Feakes 3:27:04

B Race (153 finishers)

53rd Andy Smith 1:41:29

56th Rachel Arnold 1:42:30

102nd Alison Meakin 1:53:05

127th Graham Lloyd 2:02:51

Team results

A Race: 5th

B Race: 9th

Andy Robinson