On Sunday 6th March 2016, Morpeth Harriers Carl Avery and Steve Patterson
travelled to Cheshire to take part in the Xtra Mile Spring Duathlon Sprint Challenge,
which also acts as a qualifier for the forthcoming World Championships.
Avery got round the World Famous Oulton Park circuit in 61m21s,
which saw him win by a margin of thirty eight seconds.
Meanwhile Patterson finished in 73rd place overall in 71m29s,
which saw him finish sixth in his Veteran Men’s category.