Our club champs, were held on Saturday, September 1 over a new course this year, with the distances being 8km and 6km.
The course was designed to have everyone finishing at the same point just outside Pohlen Park in Matamata.
This year the overall winner was Richard Orr finishing four minutes clear of second runner Glenn Valler with Ann-Marie taking third place, and the senior women’s title.
In the 6km race Dana Jenkins was first and Jenny Brady second.
Results for members were: 8kms: R Orr 30.40, G Valler 34.50 A Scott 35.03, G Williams 35.10, D Taylor 40.48, M Levers 45.10, V Parker 45.16, G Caddy 48.14.
This Saturday the club is participating in the Redwoods Forest Relay, in Rotorua.
The club has three teams entered two men and one women’s. This is an off-road 5km course.
Cars will be carpooling from the Broadlands Motel at Matamata at 9.45am.
For more information members may phone G Ralph on 887 2876.