Harrier Successes Near and Far!

Cyprus

This week’s competitions for our MBH members started with 8 members travelling abroad to Cyprus for a 4 day challenge. Where they covered varying distances over consecutive days to equalling a grant total of 30 miles when finishing on the 4th day.

Day 1 of Cyprus 4 day challenge – 6k time trial:
Nigel Sims 61st 25.05 – 2 / 16 in AG
Stuart Thomson 77th 25.51 – 7 / 19 in AG
Paul Angove 87th 26.35 – 10 / 16 in AG
Ian Mathews 99th 27.28 – 12 / 16 in AG
Susie Taylor 190th 34.01 1 / 4 in AG
Heidi Swaby 210th 34.45 13 / 18 in AG
Sue Mathews 211th 35.03 8 / 11 in AG
Rachel Thomson 219th 36.05 9 / 11 in AG

Day 2 of Cyprus 4 Day Challenge – 11k mountain trail run:
51 Nigel Sims 1.05.31 2/15 in AG
74 Paul Angove 1.08.58 8/16 in AG
90 Ian Mathews 1.13.13 10/16 in AG
101 Stuart Thomson 1.15.39 9/19 in AG
154 Susie Taylor 1.25.51 1/4 in AG
184 Rachel Thomson 1.33.51 6/9 in AG
193 Heidi Swaby 1.36.16 13/17 in AG
232 Sue Mathews 1.53.27 10/10 in AG

Day 3 of Cyprus 4 day challenge – trail half marathon 13.10 mile:
58 Nigel Sims 1.39.02 2/15 in AG
81 Paul Angove 1.43.47 8/17 in AG
116 Ian Mathews 1.55.03 13/17 in AG
183 Susie Taylor 2.12.44 1/4 in AG
194 Stuart Thomson 2.18.24 19/21 in AG
202 Rachel Thomson 2.23.17 5/9 in AG
203 Sue Mathews 2.24.30 7/10 in AG
221 Heidi Swaby 2.33.18 14/19 in AG

Day 4 of Cyprus 4 Day Challenge – 10K run:
71 Nigel Sims 44.08 2/19 in AG
103 Ian Mathews 47.01 14/24 in AG
117 Paul Angove 48.09 15/24 in AG
191 Susie Taylor 54.21 2/8 in AG
236 Rachel Thomson 59.24 8/13 in AG
241 Sue Mathews 59.57 12/17 in AG
264 Stuart Thomson 1.02.22 15/24 in AG
276 Heidi Swaby 1.05.31 17/22 in AG

WINNER female 65-69 age group over all 4 days!! Well Done Sue Taylor, so honoured for you to run with MBH. Nigel Sims finished 2nd in 55-59 age group in every race and overall in Cyprus 4 Day Challenge.

Back in this Country:

The weekend started with our latest MBH beginners group completing their first Park run.

MBH Juniors took on The sports hall challenge at Carn Brea: 


On Saturday the 24th of November 6 of our MBH Juniors travelled to Carn Brea Leisure centre to take part in the sporthall challenge for school years 4, 5 & 6, competing against children from other athletics clubs in Cornwall. The children each had to take part in 9 events as part of the challenge these included running, jumping and throwing events. All 6 our MBH Juniors had great fun and recorded some excellent results.

Mob Match 5 mile run in Falmouth:


There was a great showing of MBH members taking part in this event with Tom Berryman leading them home.

Tom Berryman 32:42
Michael Rooney 34:25
Ross Atkinson-Beaumont 35:37
David Atkinson-Beaumont 35:55
Geoff Letchford 36:22
Ruth Glover 38:28
Tracey Nicholls 38:28
David Andrewartha 39:41
Simon Blackburn 39:41
Paul Hooper 40:20
Caleb Munday 41:00
Grace Whetton 41:20
Rebecca Wilding 42:08
Robert Burrows 42:48
Sam Rowe 45:52
Chunky (Antony) Penhaul 46:12
Mark Squire 50:22
Helen Piper 50:34
Sarah Johns 51:30
Helen Squire 55:40
Julie Bolitho 57:43
Emma Johns 59:31