Nov 11

Ryston XC Race 2

It was the second race in the Ryston Cross Country series on Sunday at Shouldham Woods near King’s Lynn. For Thetford AC it was a great turnout in chilly conditions with the Junior athletes running first. Poppy Findlay competing for the under 9’s in the 800m finished in 12th place in 4:09, in the same race Casper Finlay finished in 4:49 taking 18th place. Callum Wing was 1st in the U13’s running the 3km in 11:52 and Alfie Findlay 2nd in 12:31. Bethany Wilson completed the Juniors with a 2nd place in 11:53.

Thetford Seniors were up next to take on the 9k 2 loop course and first back for Thetford and also claiming 1st in the 50-59 age category was Kevin Vaughan. Next was Karl Wright in the Senior category in 35:21, Louise White and Sabine Schaefer finished 2nd and 3rd in the 40-44 category in 36:31 and 36:59. Gary Malliband followed shortly in 37:06 for 6th in the 45-49 and Brian Wright 7th in the 60-64 in 47:21.