Six Morpeth Harriers were in action at the fourth meeting of the
BMC Regional series of fixtures, held at Chester Le Street’s
Riverside Track on Monday 4th July 2016.
Andy Wiles won the fastest 1500m event of the night, posting a time of 3m56.8s.
Fellow Morpeth Harrier Kevin Calvert finished behind him in sixth place, clocking 4m07.3s.
However Rhiannon Hedley was one of the clubs brightest stars of the night
when she finished fourth in a mixed gender and age group F race,
posting a brand new personal best time of 5m00.7s, which now puts her four seconds
clear of her nearest rival Erin Keeler-Clarke of Durham City in the North East rankings.
Keeler-Clarke also finished three places and over seven seconds adrift of Hedley on the night in the same race.
Hedley is also fourteenth in the UK Rankings for 1500m.
Hedley is also currently second regionally in 800m, and 41st in the UK.
Karl Taylor and Jordan Scott of Morpeth Harriers finished second and fifth
respectively in the second fastest 1500m of the night, posting times of 4m11.6s and 4m12.9s.
Morpeth’s Ross Charlton finished sixth in the mixed age and gender D race, posting a time of 4m46.6s.