KYMIN FELL RACE 5 JAN 2013 Results
Local schoolmaster Huw Evans led Cardiff’s Les Croupiers club in their race-within-a-race mob match against Chepstow
Harriers in this now well established early year opener to the fell season.
Huw said after that he was pleasantly surprised to get to the finish line ahead of Chepstow’s Paul Murrin after a neck-and-neck
contest that saw Huw inch away as he reached family support at the top of the final climb to the Kymin Naval Temple and Round House.
Chepstow’s Matt Stott took third place setting the stage for a ding-dong inter-club battle, 70 of the 121 entrants belonging to either
Jane Horler led the women’s race from start to finish with Chepstow colleague Niki Morgan and Les Croupier’s Claire Beatty and Marcia
Pete Ward, Max Suff, Steve Herington and Alice Bedwell left the Mayhill pub with age category prizes after helping to demolish
the sausage and chips post-race spread.
And the mob match? Well Chepstow outnumbered and outpointed Les Croupiers on this occasion. But next year ...?
Dick Finch 6 Jan 2013.