It was cold and windy for the New Year's Day 5 mile road race from the Malt Shovel, Wash Green, Nr. Wirksworth. The MACs all had fine runs, no more so than Hayley Gill (36.53) and Lizzie Webster (38.53) to finish as first & second ladies and John Thorpe to finish 9th overall (34.28) despite his fall at the Wormstones FR the day before.
Karl Webster 34.52, Jim Thorneycroft 1st MV60 in 37.24, Jack Cummins 39.42, Martin Lea 39.55 and Les Thurston 45.20.
The winner was Will Tighe of Chesterfield AC in 30.26. There were 84 runners.