Results from Abergwyngregyn.
283 runners taking part in the series overall, with about 45 qualifying by completing 5 races. Series so Far results included in the link above.
Facebook report from Mike:
ROUND 7 MID-WEEK SERIES, ABER. Where are all these runners coming from ?, 111, I'm going to run out of numbers ! Well, the rain and the midges held off and saw Russ Bentley holding off past winners Math and Vaughany while in the ladies Hebogs Sian Lloyd Williams in 20th O/A held off Elliw Hafand Gemma Brown. Other podium places went to,U 14 Tomos Land, U16 St Davids Max Dunford, U18 St Davids Sam Mace, J P M40, Vic Belshaw M50, Dereck Weaver M60 and Don M70. In the Ladies, U16 Catrin D, U18 Rhiannon Kamink, F40 Belinda Buckingham (sorry I missed you out), F50 Emma Collins and F60 Maggie. C'FON TYRES JNR'S, U8 with 6 wins Merin Land cannot be beaten and another win for Olwen Baines, U10, Jake Roberts and Aimie Vaughan, U12, with 6 wins Georgia Parkie cannot be beaten while Guy notched up his 2nd win and U14 Callum O'D and Samia also continue their unbeaten runs. Thanks to you all for mucking in, just finished collating, its 01.45 and Im off to the shower, next week the Orme from the Ski Centre, entrance by the pier, share cars, if you arrive after 7pm you will be walking up the hill to register !!! Mike
Moel y Gest. Half way through and 262 different runners taking part! 26 runners having completed the requisite 5 races to qualify for the series.
Mike’s report from Facebook:
"Moel Y Gest, mid-week series.3 records,3 million midges and all around me.A record turnout here of 80 runners saw A great battle at the front tween Owen and
Russ the latter winning by 18 seconds with St David's secret weapon Callum Nelson holding off JP (1st 40) for 3rd. 1st record went to Ryan Cain, 8th overall,
new U 18 record by 3 minutes and now holds both the U16 and U18 records. In the ladies Miranda Grant absolutely flying this year took another win 10th O/A new
rec by 3.26, Sian Hebog in 2nd also inside the old rec while Sarah B took another of Ellie's F50 rec's by nearly 2 min. Other cat winners were, 1st U16 Max D,
St Davids, 1st 50 Emlyn twin, 1st 60 Nick B, 1st 70 Don, and 1st F40 Hebogs Ceri Lane, sorry I missed you Ceri, you didnt look 40!.Thanks to Dei and his team
for the groundwork and Ellie, Cheryl and Tina, a donation was made tp the local pre-school. C'FON TYRES JNRS, U8 victories to Merin and Ella. U10 Dylan P and
Kyla, U12s Jack and Georgia and U14s Samia and Callum. Mike"
Results from Pen Dinas (Tuesday 3rd May) and the other 4 races in the series so far. Mike’s report (from Facebook):
JOE BROWN MID-WEEK SERIES,RND 5 .Where have all the young men gone ? only 3 sen men in the top 11 ! Wins for Owen Roberts and Hebogs Sian Willams,
11th overall, John P 1st 40 in 2nd O/A while SPJ took 3 min off the V60 rec in 5th !!!!
1st U16 was Menai's Gethin Davies, 15th O/A, Pete Close took the O50, 34th while Don took the M70 in 38th. Back to the ladies 5 seconds spanned Lou B,
Beckie L and Sarah B the latter taking 2 min off the F50 rec while
Annabelle McQueen set a new U16 rec by nearly 2 min in 27th and Lisa G taking the F40 in 35th. C'FON TYRES JNR CHAMPS.
Victory in the U8s went to Merin
Land and Emma Grantham, Jake Roberts and Amy Vaughan U10s, Georgia P and Guy Soley the U12s with Samia and Guto W-T the U14s.
Thanks again to the helpers,
could not cope without you all, thanks to the Vaynol Arms again and a donation was made to the local worthy cause.
Next race Moel Y Gest, turn right
by Woolworths in the centre of Porthmadog and follow the arrows, rough and tumble,if you don't come back with blood on you you have not been trying,
you have been warned, Mike.