TRAIL MARATHON SUCCESS for ANDREA
Andrea Rowlands finished 9th overall and 1st Female in the Trail Marathon Wales event at Coed-y-Brenin on Saturday 18th June with a time of 3:34:39. Andrea also won the event in 2014 and finished 2nd last year. Eryri’s only other Marathon competitor was Llion Iwan who finished 22nd overall in a time of 3:49:44.There were 312 finishers.
In the Half Marathon held in conjunction with the event, there were 10 Eryri Harriers competing led home by Sam Orton in 12th place overall and 1st MV/40 with a time of 1:36:06 followed by: 20th Owen Roberts 1:37:38. 34th (2nd MV/50) Arwel Lewis 1:45:28. 65th Local Man! Paul Hodges 1:55:30. 125th Sandra Rowlands 2:05:59. 217th Jeanine Lewis 2:19:41. 221st Jill Riley 2:20:23. 231st Emma Green 2:21:50. 346th Dave Kirkby 2:38:20 & 401st Rebecca Roberts 2:48:22. There were 508 finishers in the well organised event held in ideal running conditions at a fantastic venue.
Well Done to Matt Ward and his organising crew.