Running in what was only her second ever, and first Half Marathon for eleven years,
Morpeth Harrier Jane Hodgson won the Women’s section of the
Run Northumberland Castles Half Marathon, held at Bamburgh on Sunday 23rd October 2016.
She also bettered her 2005 time by two seconds,
when crossing the finish line in 86m27s, in 19th position overall.
Hodgson was also the first home of five from her club.
Other Morpeth finishers in the 322 strong field were
Paul Banks (26th) (4th O/45 Man) 89m53s,
Richard Kirby (67th) (9th O/45 Man) 109m25s,
Jane Kirby (122nd) (3rd O/40 Woman) 117m41s,
and Clare Hiscock (258th) (17th O/40 Woman) 131m53s.