Four Villages Half Marathon – Sunday 20th January
A big thank you to everyone who has volunteered to help out over the weekend. No doubt Helsby RC will again work had in hosting another great event. Good luck to to you all, whether you are running or helping out – and have fun!
Nothing in the inbox this week, so I’ve cobbled together a few lines about the cross country on Sunday:
North West X-Country League – Race 4 Town Park, Runcorn, 13/01/2019
It was a great turn out on Sunday for the Green Army at Runcorn Town Park for the 4th race in the North West X-Country League. There were some great results by Helsby individuals but the show was stolen on the day by the Helsby ladies team. Helsby’s
Hannah Cowley won the ladies race, but with Jenny Illidge (13th) Laura Baynham-Hughes (18th) and super running from the rest of the ladies, first place in the team race was also secured by Helsby ladies – Brilliant work! While in the mens race, Chris Fitzpatrick was first back for Helsby in 20th. Other good individual finishes in the mens race meant that Helsby men finished 12th from 23 on the day in what was a very competitive field. Well done everybody! It was also great to see a lot of support from Helsby non-runners around the course. Andy Smith was also out there with his camera again and took some great action pictures that can be seen HERE
With two more fixtures still to go in the series there is still everything to run for. Full results and details of the next two fixtures can be seen HERE
Some good results by Helsby RC across various parkruns on Saturday. Well done Jenny Illidge for being the first lady to finish at Phoenix. Our consolidated club report can be seen HERE
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Have a great week and once again, good luck for Sunday!