In the club championship BAR members took on the James Herriot 14k trail race over moor land
Castle Bolton in Wensleydale. BAR members were out gaining points towards the season long competition, leading the BAR members home was James Bartram in 67:25 finishing 30th, followed by Will Retchless in 69:01 finishing 36th of 264 finishers. Other BAR members collecting precious points were Paul Simpson in 71:00, Jason Ashford finishing in 73:53, Henry Anderson in 77:22, Raymond Lightle in 84:49, and Sue Allen in 91:07. BAR second claim member Nicola Simpson finished in 71:34 and 3rd female.
Several BAR members were out supporting Parkrun’s around the country, at Albert Parkrun in Middlesbrough Ann Harrington ran a new personal best (PB) of 26:03 on her first time running this course. Other BAR member Wendy Kelvin doing a little bit of Parkrun tourism running at Leamington Parkrun, completing her 230th Parkrun in 35:10. Closer to home BAR members where at Catterick and South Park, Darlington.
In other events BAR member Matt Randall headed south to Buckinghamshire for Down Tow Up Flow Half Marathon. Running from Marlow to Windsor along the Thames towpath, making a gloriously flat multi-terrain race along a scenic route. Matt achieve a half marathon PB by over 29 minutes, completing in 1:38:38 an impressive 77th out of 623.