Northern League Division 4WC Match 2
Leeds Carnegie – Sunday 9th June 2013
Martyn and Alastair travelled over to Leeds for the 2nd match of the Northern league division competing in the 5000m.
A blue sky day with high temperatures making the distance race even more tougher – Alastair shoe lace unfortunately came open almost at the start of the race but despite this still achieved a great
|1||4||MARTYN BELL||Horwich RMI Harriers & AC||15:52.4|
|2||44||ALASTAIR MURRAY||Horwich RMI Harriers & AC||16:18.9|
|3||6||KEVIN ODGEN||Spenborough & District||16:30.9|
|4||1||NICK LEIGH||Altrincham & District AC||16:58.6|
|5||3||CIARAN WILSON-BAIG||Halifax Harriers & AC||17:49.5|
|6||2||ADRIAN ROYSTON||Bradford Airedale AC||18:28.4|
|7||66||IAN ODGEN||Spenborough & District||19:12.5|
|8||22||RORY CUNLIFFE||Bradford Airedale AC||19:33.3|
|9||5||IAN MITCHELL||Longwood Harriers & AC||20:21.7|
Shortly after the 5k race both Alastair and myself competed in the 4 x 400m relay ! Alastair set off on the first leg complete with baton before handing over to myself – luckily we were supported by James and Joe to correct our poor sprinting speed yet still claiming overall a new club record !!
Mens 4x400m Relay
|1||3||Halifax Harriers & AC||PAUL SUTCLIFFE||PAUL WILLIS||KIERAN ROYSTON||JEROME CASTELLOW||03:38.5|
|2||6||Spenborough & District||SIMON BOLLAND||JAMES ANTHONEY||JOSH WOODCOCK-SHAW||BRADLEY STANSTILL-TODD||03:46.5|
|3||2||Bradford Airedale AC||–||–||–||–||03:50.8|
|4||4||Horwich RMI Harriers & AC||ALASTAIR MURRAY||MARTYN BELL||JAMES LOVELL||JOE PARTINGTON||03:59.9|
|5||1||Altrincham & District AC||PETER RICE||RYAN GANOSE||ANDREW PARKER||BARRY CHAPMAN||04:42.7|
This is a side of the club that other road / fell / XC specialists should consider competing in as it will undoubtedly will help sharpen and improve your performances.
Thank you Andrew, Trevor et al for the organisation and support on the day – very much enjoyed.
Martyn / Alastair