Ian Phillips took on the notorious Borrowdale Fell Race(27k/2,000m) starting and finishing at the Scafell Hotel in Rosthwaite Village
in the Lakes, a category AL race. There
are 6 checkpoints including the summits of Bessy Boot, Scafell Pike, Great
Gable and Dalehead. The race is for
experienced runners used to long, arduous fell races. The winner was Ricky Lightfoot of Ellenborough
AC in 2 hours 51 minutes 59 seconds. Ian
did really well and finished in 22nd place overall, 2ndMV40 in 3 hours 24 minutes 59 seconds.
Jasmin Paris, Carnethy Hill Running Club was 1st lady 3 hours32 minutes 46 seconds. There were 239