Helsby weekly round-up 5th-10th June 2013

Hi all

A warm Wednesday night saw the Birkenhead Park 5 mile race where Helsby’s Colin Thompson had a great run for 25th place

25th      Colin Thompson                      30.18
Full results


Deestriders Multi-terrain Race 1 (from a series of 4) was on Thursday 6th June. Quite a number of Helsby vests were out with first home for Helsby Adair Broughton followed by Jim O’Hara, Colin Thompson, Ivan Davies and Gareth Boyd.

11th                  Adair Broughton          29.25
                  Jim O’Hara                 29.44
                  Colin Thompson          30.17
                 Ivan Davies                 31.27
th                  Gareth Boyd               31.32

Other details and full results can be found here


There were three Helsby out for the Bowden 5k also on 6th June led by Geoff Shaw. Full results below.

147th                Geoff Shaw                22.21
                John Thompson          22.26
th                Janet Shaw                 26.43


Saturday morning was the Delamere Park Run with another fine performance from Colin Bishop and a fantastic course PB for Gareth Boyd. Carol Shaw was first Helsby lady home.

4 Colin BISHOP 18:11 VM50-54 83.13 % M 4 Helsby RC PB stays at 00:17:47 7  
8 Gareth BOYD 19:08 VM40-44 71.86 % M 8 Helsby RC New PB! 4  
13 Ivan DAVIES 20:24 SM35-39 65.93 % M 13 Helsby RC First Timer! 1  
22 Steve RILEY 21:33 VM45-49 67.36 % M 22 Helsby RC PB stays at 00:21:21 2  
38 Carol SHAW 26:04 VW50-54 65.09 % F 2 Helsby RC PB stays at 00:22:24 8  
59 Helen TUDOR 26:04 VW45-49 62.79 % F 9 Helsby RC PB stays at 00:23:58 6  


Also on Saturday was the tough North Wales Fell Series Moel Hebog Race. A storming run by Jayne saw her finish 3rd lady overall with some brilliant competition. Jane Ashbrook was going to run but a serious ankle injury on the date meant she had to sadly miss the race but she was out on the course in support. Adair Broughton also ran.

36th                  Jayne Joy                   67.12
st                  Adair Broughton          80.40

Alistair Tye photos of Moel Hebog here


and Pete Douglas photos here


Other photos here


For full results please see: www.wfra.org.uk

There were five Helsby runners out at the Liverpool Tunnel 10k on Sunday led home by Roy Gaskill for a brilliant 115th

115th                Roy Gaskill                 41.05
476th                Joanne Lacking          46.32
                Chris Igoe                    50.01
th              Alison Meakin             51.52 (3rd
in age cat)
th              John Gallon                 53.57 (2nd in age cat)

For full results please see here


Once again a fantastic and active and successful week for those at Helsby Running Club, keep up the good work



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