Posting a finishing time of 14m51s, Morpeth Harrier Carl Avery finished second to Leeds City athlete John Ashcroft in the Croft 5k, held close to Darlington on the racing circuit, on Saturday 1st December 2018.
Ashcroft posted a finishing time of 14m42s.
Other prominent Morpeth finishers were George Lowry (4th) 14m52s, Joe Armstrong (6th) 15m10s,
Andrew Lawrence (11th) 16m09s, and Ross Floyd (12th) 16m25s, and Richard Morrell (19th) 17m34s.
Morpeth’s other finisher was Archie Jenkins, who was 107th in 25m53s, who was third Over 60 Man.