Macclesfield Harriers & Athletic Club

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2017 Club fell championships - final results

Congratulations to the clear winner of the 2017 Fell Champs; Robbie Peal amassing 5,514 pts from his best 6 races. Dan Croft was 2nd with 5,279 followed closely by David Brockbank on 5,234. 

The outcome for the ladies was much closer with Kathleen O’Donnell 4,661 pts just pipping, Andrea Frost 4,603 and Gillian Lindsey 4,602. Less than 1% between them! Gillian unfortunately wasn’t able to do the handicap through injury.

The Ken Hall trophy awarded for the the most improved based on handicap was taken by Dan Croft who was 10% ahead of last year. Next was Matt Lewis 5% better. Mark Messenger was performing just over 10% better than last year but didn’t manage to get a long race under his belt. 

Re the “Club Enthusiast” for the men yours truly managed 19 races followed by Neil Clarke 13 and Matt Lewis with 12. For the ladies Andrea Frost completed 15 followed by Kathleen O’Donnell and Gillian Lindsey both with 13.

149 runners turned out of whom 26 managed to complete 6 races including a long.

Biggest turnouts were 49 at each of the Wincle Trout and Forest 5; 44 at the Bollington 3 Peaks; 42 at the Rainow 5 and 40 at the club Handicap.

Full results here:

For 2018 the same criteria will apply ie Best 6 inc at least 1 long to count of the 20 races announced. 

Well done all