Monthly Archives: February 2016

Dess Woods night race 25.02.16

There were 46 starters for the inaugural Dess Woods night race, part of a winter series organised by Deeside Runners. The race took place under a mix of snow showers and clear skies. The overall winner was Peter Henry (Deeside) in a time of 36.00. Second was David Marshall (Cosmics) in 36.31. Joe Wright (Deeside) had a terrific run to finish third and the first junior runner in 37.57. Jamie Ross and Dave Hirst (both Deeside) were first M40 and M50 respectively. Brian Brennan (Westerlands) was first M60. Sally Wallace (Deeside) was the first female runner in a time of 41.24. Second was Sam Rendall (Deeside) in 43.32 and third female and first F40 was Marie Entwistle (Deeside) in 44.48. Clare Martin (Deeside) was first F50. Lucy McLeod (AAAC) was the first female junior in a time of 47.48 preventing a clean sweep for Deeside ladies. Runners welcomed the hot food and refreshments at the finish provided by the excellent Deeside Activity Park. Thanks to Fiona, Liz and Ben the marshalls