West Cheshire Athletic Club: medals galore at the County Road Relay

SUCCESS: The West Cheshire Athletic Club men’s team

West Cheshire Athletic Club celebrated a handful of medals at the Cheshire County Road Relay Championships.

Luke Parker, Matthew Jones and Ellis Hancock won the Men’s Under-17 Tag Team Title in the match held at Edge Hill University, Ormskirk.

Jessica Lark, Aimee Phillips and Megan White combined to win silver medals in the women’s under-17 team event.

Amelia Snowden, Poppy McKenna and Nia Manson produced bronze medals in the women’s under-11 team competition.


Sidney Carr, Jack Arnold and Leo Ravenscroft combined for the bronze medals in the under-11 team race.

Nancy Farmer, Ruby Phillips and Holly Coates teamed up for the bronze medals in the women’s under-15 event.

David Shearer, Matthew Douglass, Paul Morrison and Henry Robinson combined for the bronze medals in the senior men’s competition.

And the senior women’s trio of Jodi and Debra Bemand, and Ellen McMahon finished seventh in their team event.

Kerry Riley, Emma Nutt, Steve King and Tony Kennedy made the podium at the Sandstone Trail Challenge races.

Kerry (2:38:43) and Emma (2:39:58) finished second and third ladies in Race A and were joined in the event by West Cheshire AC teammates Dan Thwaites (12th in 2:18 :42), Dave Sutton (13th in 2:18:58), Steve Fernyhough (15th in 2:19:50), Ian Gloyne-Phillips (2:30:59), Stephen Ball (3:13:22), Angela Tegg (3:28:28), Julian Tegg (3:28:38), Richard Hunt (3:34:26).

Steve King (second man over 40 in 1:15:22) and Tony Kennedy (first man over 60 in 1:17:31), were joined in Race B by Andy Carter (1:39 :45).

Bradley Spurdens represented West Cheshire AC in the Great North Run and clocked 1:38:15.

FIXTURES: This weekend includes Sunday’s Guilden Sutton 10k road race hosted by West Cheshire AC (11am start), complete with a fun 1.5 mile race (12.15pm start).

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