Swaledale Runners were evenly spread between two events on March 5th with four at the Lightwater Valley Challenge 10k and four at the Haweswater Half Marathon. Zoe Mason was the first club member at Lightwater Valley and finished as 5th woman in 45.21. Stuart Hardcastle was next in 48.41, with Julia Spittle finishing in 59.56 and Anne Singleton in 62.29. The hilly Haweswater race took place in excellent conditions with views of snow topped mountains. Martin Randall finished in 1.32.14, with Oonagh Bathgate first FV55 in 1.39.14, Sue Crabbe third FV50 in 1.47.34 and John Lynch fifth V50 in 1.48.44.
At the previous days Parkruns Stuart Hardcastle recorded 22.17 at Darlington, with Zoe Mason in 23.14. Mark Sowerby was fifth at Northallerton in 22.03 with Carol Murray second woman in 27.32. Andrew Fletcher was the only member at Fountains Abbey, finishing in 20.17.