NICK BEER DOUBLE-DOUBLE FOR ERYRI
It was a case of a “Double-Double” success for Eryri at the annual Llandudno Nick beer 10k on Sunday 9th February with Rob Samuel winning the race for the 4th successive year, Siobhan Evans won the women’s title for the 2nd year running and both the men and women won the team titles! In all, there were 31 Eryri Harriers competing in what were dry but windy conditions especially at the summit of the Great Orme.
Rob led an Eryri 1-2-3 to win the event in a very good time despite the windy conditions of 31:48 ahead of Matt Roberts 33:51 and (Great to see Gwyn Owen back in the Eryri vest) 34:45. Next in for Eryri and running well again was 6th placed Daniel Kashi 35:22 followed by: 20th (3rd MV/40) Craig Jones 38:05. 21st Dewi Owen 38:16. 22nd Adrian Williams 38:22. 27th Paul Jones 38:57. 28th Huw Owen 39:04. 30th (1st Female) Siobhan Evans 39:07. 36th (3rd MV/45) Gary Porter-Jones 39:48. 42nd Ali Chant 40:14. 44th Jason Parry-Jones 40:27. 46th (2nd MV/55) 40:43. 52nd Tim Watson 41:19. 75th Jonathan Tyler 42:47. 80th Dylan Owen 42:57. 155th Megan Hughes 46:47. 167th Becki Law 46:55. 209th Christoph Gertler 48:27. 231st Nic Brook 49:18. 233rd Hayley Turner 49:18. 236th Helen Morgan 49:29. 270th (3rd FV/45) 50:45. 287th Harri Roberts 51:14. 335th Alex Fletcher 53:49. 344th Emma Green 54:22. 401st (1st FV/65) Maggie Oliver 56:32. 453rd Martin Williams 58:31. 502nd Iorwerth Roberts 61:34 and 535th Iolo Roberts 64:35.
In all there were 609 finishers in the well organised North Wales Road Runners Club event.
A special mention to the Eryri Harriers who doubled up during the weekend having also run for the club at Oswestry in the final race of the North Wales Cross Country League the previous afternoon in wet, windy and muddy conditions: Craig Jones. Ali Chant. Arwel Lewis. Dylan Owen. Becki Law and Hayley Turner.