Yorkshire Vets Grand Prix – Race 1

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Yorkshire Vets AA Grand Prix Race 1 – Honley

Sunday 23rd April 2017

Fantastic to see so many blue and whites out at the first race of the Yorkshire Vets Grand Prix. The course is just less than 6 miles (approx. 9.75K) and climbs gradually to the same high point as previous years (290 m in total).

Nathan Crossley was first Harrier home for the men and picking up 191 points in a time of 42:49. He was followed by: Steve Raby 44:39, Martin Critchley 44:43, Alan Squire 45:42, Andy Perkinson 47:25, Ron Taverner 48:37, Jonathan Eagle 49:20, David Womersley 50:19, Ian Fitzgerald 50:33, Andy Smith 50:41, Chris Kilner 51:15, Martin McCleave 53:27, Jon Potts 53:59, Steve Wood 56:47, Steve Allen 59:00, Peter Russell 59:19, Kevin Watson 59:34, Richard Duffy 61:00, Keith Park 61:09, Gordon Little 64:05, Philip Ramsden 65:16, Steve O’Hara 66:44 and Pete Scanlon 71:59.

Nathan Crossley leading the way at Honley. Photo by Holmfirth Harriers

Liz Huby was first female Harrier home and 4th lady overall in a time of 48:29. She was followed by: Becky Lawrence 51:37, Caroline Thomas 51:49, Bev Hurst 53:20, Serena Blackburn 57:37, Sarah Papadimos 61:27, Gini Knight 61:29, Carolyn Weir 67:09, Nicola Barnett 69:55, Jo Hewitt 71:11, Helen Fagg 71:33 and Sheila Mason 74:38.

Liz Huby at Honley Vets by Holmfirth Harriers

Race 2 is on Tuesday 30th May at 7.30 pm from Kirkstall Abbey and organised by Kirkstall Harriers. Keep checking the YVAA website for more info.

Ron Taverner at Honley Vets by Holmfirth Harriers

Steven Allen at Honley Vets by Holmfirth Harriers

Steve Wood at Honley Vets by Holmfirth Harriers

Becky Lawrence at Honley Vets

Ron Taverner at Honley Vets by Holmfirth Harriers

Andy Perkinson & Liz Huby at Honley Vets by Holmfirth Harriers

Bev Hurst at Honley Vets by Holmfirth Harriers

 

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