The Run Northumberland Castles Half Marathon on Sunday 22nd October 2017,
had a total finishing field of 364 finishers, who were led home by Morpeth Harrier
Jonnie Nisbet, currently studying at Stirling University.
Nisbet posted a finishing time of 81m03s, winning by seventy-nine seconds from
Harmeny AC Veteran athlete Darren Cavaroli, with Ashington Hirst’s ever improving Chris Snowball,
brother of Morpeth Harrier Mark, taking third place three seconds further adrift.
The field also included two other Morpeth Harriers, Richard Kirby, and Frances Naylor,
who finished in 44th and 245th, posting respective times of 98m21s, and 128m29s.
Kirby was 8th in the Over 45 Male age group, and Naylor was 14th in the Over 45 Female age group.