Turnslack Fell Race

Turnslack Fell Race 8 mls 2000 ft 21st July

Great conditions greeted the runners for this race although the underfoot conditions where very wet in places.Tim Ellis of Calder Valley won easily after following his team mate round the course. First for us was Graham Schofield first o/55 despite one of his shoes coming apart at the sole and upper a quick repair enabled him to finish in 8th overtaking Andy Lloyd on the final descent who finished well in 9th. Mick Kay with a solid run was 16th with Gary Chadderton second o/50and Tony Hesketh first o/60 in 24th and 25th respectively.Suzanne had a good run third lady and first o/45 in 37th and Mark Swindell running a longer distasnce than he normally does in 50th. There were 85 finishers.

Tony Hesketh