Having only run one Half Marathon before (Blackpool in 2008. 1st in 69.47) Alun Vaughan also won the Conwy H/M today in a time of 70.31. Alun also had time to enjoy the scenery while running around the course which included a loop of Llandudno’s Great Orme as he won quite comfortably ahead of his club colleague, Brendan Rothery 73.56. With Arthur Connell 10th in a time of 80.21, Eryri also won the team title. Jim Bacon was another who had a good run finishing not far behind Arthur in 11th place in a time of 80.33 with Rob Chadwick 18th 82.35. Iwan Edgar won the MV/55 title finishing 53rd overall in a time of 88.23.
In all there were 19 Eryri Harriers competing amongst the 1578 race finishers.
The event also incorporated the North Wales H/M Championships with Gold medals going to Alun Vaughan. Iwan Edgar. Roy Jardine MV/65 and Tammy Lewis-Jones Female V/40.
Full results can be found at: www.tdl.ltd.uk
Brendan Rothery had the consolation of retaining his Eryri Road Running Title yet again!