YKH Weekly Round Up – w.e 9th April : Vale of York / Sheffield Half & more….

—Vale of York 10 mile Road Race.

A tremendously popular race amongst our club members , 57 ! of whom took part.  Scorching weather for the 4th run contributing towards the YKH Club Championship competition.

The club had a great day with our members winning the Men’s and Ladies team prizes.

Knavesmire’s  Men’s team comprised  of:

Stuart Grange    2nd                     ( 54:22 )
Phil Elliot            7th / 1st M40    ( 57:54 )
David Smithers 15th / 3rd M40 ( 59:48 ).

Victorious Men’s team – David Smithers, Phil Elliot and Stuart Grange.

Knavesmire’s Ladies team comprised of  :
Caroline Warrington 70th /4th Lady /  1st F35 ( 1:06:37 )
Lucy Pinder 105th/ 7th Lady / 2nd F35             ( 1:09:25 )
Jane Nodder 157th / 1st F55                                 ( 1:13:03 ).

Victorious Ladies team – Caroline Warrington, Lucy Pinder and Jane Nodder

Margaret Metcalfe was 1st F65 in 1:27:22

With so many runners from the club there are sure to have been a number of PB’s , unfortunately not much  info provided to the YKH  contact us page or posted to the YKH facebook group page except:

Dan Chan PB 1:03:46.
Mark Thomas PB 1:13:58
John Nodder PB 1:16:41
Peter Lyth PB 1:22:24

More photos from the race can be found  via Facebook

Race Results 


—Sheffield Half Marathon.

34th (5th M40) Lindsay Toulson     01:21:30
37th  (6th M40) Neil Stabbs            01:21:41
152nd                 Adam Woska           01:29:29
636th                Adrian Turner         01:40:10
Maddie Foot             01:46:34
1312nd              Paul Green                01:50:10
2234th              Duncan Chambers  01:56:28


—Paris Marathon.

PB Sarah Attwood 3:16:08
Chris Attwood        4:42:14


—Lakes 42.


John Freel took part in the NAV4 Adventure Lakes 42,  a very tough mountain trail route including the summits of Helvellyn and High Street, on a variety of terrain but predominately Lakeland mountain paths.


—Trunce.

Nik Tarrega took part in race two of the Trunce off-road race series. Nik was second Lady.


—Belvoir .

John Pinder was 13th in this Midlands Half Marathon with a time of 01:22:37.


—York Parkrun.

42 members of YKH took part, 616 participants in total.

Parkrun PB’s for :

Andrew McMorris   22:44

Daniel Phillis           17:52

Dick Hunter             26:58

Richard Purser        17:47

Helen Young             21:02

Peter Lyth                  23:38

Amy Bedingham      23:49

Peter Quin                  20:55.

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