Run­ning with the wind

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About 200 run­ners made the first ever Run With the Wind event at Ararat Wind Farm a suc­cess.

Run­ners com­peted in five-kilo­me­tre, 10-kilo­me­tre and half-marathon cour­ses, with the wind farm serv­ing as a scenic back­drop.

An­gus Jones was the fastest male in the five-kilo­me­tre race, cross­ing the fin­ish line in 21:31 min­utes. Ha­ley Lang was the fastest fe­male with a time of 26:03.

Kye Jenkyn was the first man across the line on the 10-kilo­me­tre course, fin­ish­ing in 36:52.

Narelle Fri­chot was the fastest woman over 10 kilo­me­tres, post­ing a time of 54:38.

David Staehr be­came the men’s half-marathon cham­pion in a time of 1:26:43, while Emma Coburn crossed the line in 1:48:09 to win the women’s race.

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