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Mid Cheshire 5K I 28th April 2017
Last edited: Sunday April 30th 2017
Four Warrington Athletic Club runners took part in the Mid Cheshire 5 Kilometres Road Race at Kingsley on Friday 28th April over a course with a reputation for fast times.

The race also incorporated the inaugural English 5k road championships. The fast course a good competition led to a really fast race. The race was won by English Cross Country Champion Ben Connor in 14 minutes exactly.

Warrington Athletic Club's Jack Green, boosted by his win in his previous race, destroyed his personal best time finishing 50th with a time of 15 minutes 59 seconds to improve by 57 seconds. Not far behind came under 15 Joe Buckley in 61st place also smashing his best time as he improved by 40 seconds with 16 minutes 14 seconds to go to equal top of the UK rankings for his age group. Joe was followed home by under 15 Jordan Jones in 65th place and he also smashed his best time with 16 minutes 21 seconds improving by 24 seconds to move him to 3rd in the UK rankings for the age group. In 124th place was Jack's dad Andy who ran a season's best time of 17 minutes 25 seconds to win the over 50 age group.

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