RUNNING THE MONTY
200 people aged 10 to 73 from as far away as Lancashire, Bristol and Kent took part in the fifth Montgomery Canal Triathlon, a 17-mile cycle ride, 11-mile walk and seven miles in canoes. Notable entrants included Canal & River Trust Chief Executive Richard Parry and Head of CRT Wales Andrew Strumpf. For the first time, several disabled people took part too. The Monty’s next event is the Canal & Food Festival on 2 July with coracle racing, canoeing, angling, boat rides and entertainment.