There were 93 finishers in the pre-Christmas 21st December Penrhyn Castle ParkRun where Arwel Lewis was the 1st Eryri finisher in 4th place overall & 1st MV/55 in a PB time for the course of 19:44. Other notable Eryri finishers were: 2nd Female, Bronwen Jenkinson in a PB time for the course of 21:08. 14th & 1st MV/45 Paul Jenkinson 21:53. 21st & 1st MV/50 Ashley Wager 22:34 and 37th, 1st MV/70 Don Williams 25:17 which was also a PB time on the course for Don.
In the after Christmas Penrhyn Castle ParkRun, there were 103 finishers in what were the worst & muddiest conditions yet for the event! Arwel Lewis was again the 1st Eryri finisher & 1st MV/55 in a time of 22:01 with: 14th & 1st MV/60 Eurwyn Edwards 22:17. 37th & 1st MV/70 Don Williams 25:55 & 54th, 1st FV/60 Maggie Oliver 27:51.
The previous day, Arwel Lewis was amongst the 410 finishers in the annual Chester Round the Walls 4.6mile Boxing Day race which included a loop of the very muddy Chester Racecourse!! but a very scenic and enjoyable run along the City’s walls. Arwel finished 34th overall (2nd MV/55) in a time of 28:04 with Roy Jardine 337th in 41:55.