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Easingwold Running Club Report...

Saturday 21st January, 2023

2023 and a new year of running lies ahead of us. However, before we focus on a new Championship Series, the possibility of new PB’s and the undoubted commitment of those braving cold winter evenings, it seems prudent to review the end of 2022, and celebrate the achievements of the Easingwold Running Club members.

December isn’t generally considered an optimum month in the racing calendar, but that didn’t stop several our club members pinning on a number and making their way to start lines.

Early December saw many of the club arrive to a cold and breezy in Hartlepool for the third round of the North Yorkshire and South Durham Cross Country League and tackle what can only be described as a challenging course.

The runners were faced with hilly, wet, and muddy terrains, that after a number of races became considerably harder to navigate.

This didn’t deter our 15 strong team, who steadied their feet to put in fantastic strong team and individual performances.

Samantha Davies took first place in the ladies’ race in a time of 26:14, finishing over a minute ahead of the next athlete. Emma Atkinson was second home for the club in a time of 32:37 followed by Grace Raper in 38:14........

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