Cottier takes eighth in 25-mile race

Dewsbury Road Runners’ Andrew Cottier produced a good effort to finish eighth of the 197 finishers in the Blubberhouses 25-mile race in three hours 31 minutes.

Colin Watson was 71st in 5hrs 20mins and Fiona Sutcliffe 72nd (5hrs 20mins).

In the Trunce race, near Penistone, James Morris was 33rd of the 274 finishers in 28 minutes 14 seconds.

At the Coniston 14-mile race Andrew Meskimmon was 20th of the 1,093 runners in a time of one hour 52 minutes and 37 seconds, while in the Keswick Half Marathon clocked 1.27.42 to be 20th of the 694 finishers.

Bev McClure was 127th in a field of 149 at the South Cheshire 20-mile race near Crewe, in three hours 21 minutes and five seconds.

Emsleys Rothwell 10K. Dewsbury RR results: 252 David Greenwood 47.48, 348 Charlotte James 52.33, 456 Andrea Woodside 59.09. There were 527 finishers.

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