Worksop Harriers’ runners overcame wet and windy conditions to record some fine performances over the weekend.
Anna Maddocks led the Nottinghamshire U13’s girls team home in the Inter Counties cross-country Championships held at Loughborough, finishing 131st out of 307 of the countries finest young runners in 14:26 over the 3k course.
Closer to home Tom Shaw (60th, 1:23:11) led the Workspp Harriers contingent home in the Retford Half Marathon.
The wind, rain and, in places, flooded road could not prevent Craig Wolstenholme (73rd, 1:24 :52, PB), Shaun Chadwick (255th, 1:37:56, PB), Samantha Marriott (509th, 1:52:39, PB), Barry Mercer (550th, 1:53:56, PB) and Sarah Morgan (864th, 2:16:08, PB) all from recording new personal best times.
With the rest of the team finished as follows: Steve Carr (194th, 1:34:06), John Hardcastle (256th, 1:37:57), Julie Bonser (515th, 1:53:01), Paddy Lavin (528th, 1:53:28), Camilla Mercer (554th, 1:54:02), John Shephard (586th, 1:55:45), Pamela Brooks (736th, 2:04:39) and Kerry Dickinson (842nd, 2:13:27).