Posting a finishing time of 36m11s, Morpeth Harrier Mhairi MacLennan was the winner of the Women’s event,
at the annual Run Northumberland 10k Road Race at Bamburgh on Sunday 11th June 2017.
Finishing an excellent seventh overall, she was twenty-four places,
and over four minutes clear of second placed Woman Lorna Graham of Birtley.
Third place in the Women’s race went to Morpeth’s Helen King, who produced a superb run of 42m39s.
In the Men’s event, living partner and training partner James Taylor,
also of Morpeth Harriers, finished in second place overall, posting a finishing time of 33m32s,
which was twelve seconds adrift of race winner Darrell Hastie, of Scottish Borders club Gala.
Another prominent Morpeth finisher in the Men’s race was Dave Richardson, who finished
one place and six seconds ahead of MacLennan in sixth place, posting a time of 36m05s.
Other Morpeth Harriers finishers in the event were
Steve Patterson (10th) 37m08s,
and Jilly Bell (158th) (37th Woman) (4th O/45 Woman) 49m27s.