Twenty-eight club members ran in last night’s field of ninety-two runners at the third race in the Pomphrey Sports 5k Summer Series. There were a number of PBs recorded including Alex Whittaker, Tom Watkins, Jon Bennett, Becky James and Becci Colquhoun. Matt Krelle headed the Bristol & West AC contingent in second place in 16:32 behind Bristol University’s John Ashcroft who was almost a minute clear in 15:35. Bristol University enjoyed a one-two in the Women’s Race with Nicola Wilkinson (18.09) and Megan Williams (18:55) taking the honours in front of the home club’s Amelia Hicks (18:55) and Becky James (19:38). Isobel Medcroft (24:33) (first Under-17 Woman), Andy Malloy (17:41) (second M40), Pete Mountain (19:00) (third M55), Carron Downer (21:12) (second M60) and Jane Colman (21:05) (second W45) featured in their respective age groups.
The full results of last night’s Pomphrey Sports 5K which the club organises can be found at:
The next race on Tuesday 24th June 2014 incorporates the Avon AA mob match for the Andrew Rawnsley Memorial Trophy with 20 to count – let’s hope the club can field two strong teams and keep our domination of this event going for another year!