Report from Simon Croft on NWIP in the MAC Junior GP -
It was Grand Prix day for the juniors at No Walk In The Park Chesterfield hosted by our friends at N Derbyshire Running Club.
Some of our juniors have moved up the age groups to tackle the 5k and all had fine races.
14th Oliver Lloyd 20.37 (1st jr male)
16th Charlie Ross 20.49
24th Sophie Hopkinson 21.29 (1st jr lady)
28th Sam Sargeant 21.55
34th Amelia Corke 22.44The under 12s ran in the 1500m race; 1st MAC back (2nd overall to a very tall boy) was Jacob Jones in 5.40 closely followed by Will Croft in 5.42 and closely followed again by Caitlin McCloy 5.43(1st girl), Logan Fairey 6.03, Marlene Mettam 6.44, Georgina Belbin 7.13, Millie Davenport 7.29, Juno Mettam 7.45, Heath Fairey 7.56.Well done kids and good GP points won by all!
In the 5k Senior Race 1st place Liam Walker, Steel City Striders 16.23 and 1st lady and 1st LV40-44 Hayley Gill 19.30. Other MAC results - Colin Davenport 6th 18.33, Nick Gant 10th and 3rd MV40-44 in 19.46, Dan Ashcroft 15th 20.44, Jim Thorneycroft 18th and 1st MV60 in 20.52, Simon Croft 20th and 3rd MV55-59 in 21.19, Ricky Wood 23rd 21.28, Mike Lloyd 37th 23.08, John Hopkinson 348th 23.23, Sally Owen 57th 25.54, Jo Lloyd 65th 27.03, Rachel Sargeant 72nd 27.43. 97 runners