Peter takes the honours

News and results from Alnwick Harriers.
News and results from Alnwick Harriers.

Alnwick Harriers

Top Harriers performance of the weekend was courtesy of Peter Grey in the South Shields Parkrun on Saturday, June 7.

Peter finished a superb sixth overall and easily won the male 55 category.

Elsewhere, there were some great performances that day.

Phil Baston smashed his previous 5k pb at the Newcastle Parkrun, running a sub-21 minute 5k for the first time.

Also at the event was Chris Graham who was making his Parkrun debut.

Chris is training for the Paras 10 at the end of August so he was carrying an 8kg weight.

At Workington, Gay and Richard Eastoe both won their age categories, while Phil Lee notched his best time at Harrogate.

Results: South Shields - 6 Peter Grey 18.58. Newcastle - 54 Phil Baston 20.50; 122 Charlotte Baston 22.54; 304 Chris Graham 27.37. Workington - 32 Gay Eastoe 24.52; 33 Richard Eastoe 24.52. Harrogate - 82 Phil Lee 23.30.

Back on Monday, June 2, Ian Simon was back on the track at Jarrow in 800m and 1500m action.

Ian ran very well in both, clocking 2.27.4 in the 800m to finish fourth and 4.56.3 in the 1500m to finish third of the 13 competitors.