Six Swaledale runners ran at the Lightwater Valley multi-terrain 10k on Saturday 5th February. Andrew Fletcher confirmed his return to fitness finishing in 29th place out of 251 runners in 43.27. Stuart Hardcastle was second club runner home in 48.58. Other club finishers - Vicki Howe 52.23, Julia Spittle 57.26, Anne Singleton 59.49, Ronnie Cassar 61.40. On the same day Jacqueline Keavney and Niall Cheyne ran in the Darlington Parkrun. Jacqueline was 3rd woman in a time of 20.23 with Niall recording 22.27.
Four club members travelled to the Lake District for the hilly Haweswater half marathon on Sunday. There was a close contest to finish as first club runner with Jacqueline Keavney in 1.30.19, Robbie Kelly in 1.32.25 and Martin Randall in 1.33.46. Jacqueline was 8th woman and first FV50 and Robbie won the V55 category. Martin Luxton completed the club quartet, not far behind in 1.40.22