Posting a brand new personal best time of 8m18.04s,
Morpeth Harrier Carl Avery, finished an excellent second in the Men’s 3000m A race,
at the BMC Regional event, held at the Scotstoun track,
near Glasgow, on Friday evening (1st June).
The event was won by Fife’s Edinburgh University
student Logan Rees, who clocked 8m16.34s.
Two other Morpeth Harriers were also in action at the same meeting,
and both achieved new personal best performances in their respective events.
Mhairi MacLennan won the Women’s 3000m A race, by producing a new personal best performance of 9m32.06s, taking nearly six seconds off her previous figures.
She won by a margin of two seconds from Aberdeen’s Naomi Lang.
In the second fastest Women’s 800m event, Morpeth’s Under 15 athlete Rhiannon Hedley
produced new figures of 2m21.02s, when finishing fifth in her race.
She was fifth fastest in her age group, as she shaved just over a second off her previous figures.