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Birchwood 10K Road Race 17th August 2014
Last edited: Sunday August 17th 2014
The Birchwood 10 Kilometres Road Race took place on Sunday 17th August over a new course with seven Warrington Athletic Club runners taking part.Leading the club contingent home was Nick Jones in 8th place in 33 minutes 20 seconds followed by Andy Green in 14th place in 34 minutes 36 seconds with his younger brother Graham two places behind in 34 minutes 54 seconds.The counting runners for the team event were completed by Leighton Sharman in 36th place in 37 minutes 24 seconds.All four won there age groups with Nick 1st over 40,Andy 1st over 50,Graham 1st over 45 and Leighton under 20.Next to finish was Mervyn Ward in 98th place in 40 minutes 27 seconds for 2nd over 55 followed by Tony McCarthy in 117th in 41 minutes 21 seconds for 5th over 55 and completing the club representation was Dave Tomkins in 236th place in 45 minutes 10 seconds to place 2nd in the over 65 age group.
In the accompanying fun run over a 2 Kilometres course 8 year old Molly Wormald ran excellently to finish in 7th place in 9 minutes 26 seconds to be first girl to finish and was followed home by Nick Jonesís 9 year old daughter Jasmine in 10th place in 9 minutes 46 seconds to be 3rd girl.In 22nd place was 6 year old Gabriella Sharman sister of Leighton in 12 minutes 02 seconds.