Race No. 2.
A fine evening for this popular Fell Race series attracted over 160 runners of which 6 where from Horwich. We were led home by Andy Lloyd in an excellent 5th place, losing one place in the last field but he had the consolation of being first Vet in 35.05. Close behind in 7th place was Paul Muller, first O/55 in 36.22. This after finishing first vet O/55 at the Freckleton Half Marathon only four days before. Paul Boardman ran well for 26th in 39.58. Our only lady runner was Debbie Campbell who knocked three minutes off last months time to win the Ladies race in 41.20, over one minute ahead of the second lady. Tony Hesketh knocked two minutes off last months time to win the O/65 award in 42.59 finishing in 56th. Our final runner was Ed Swift in 151st recording a time of 62.20.