Running Everywhere

Richmond's Harriers were out and about all over the country. Kyle Rabjohn continues his impressive running career by taking the Yorkshire U15 800m title in a massive new pb (2:03:62, pb) and followed it up the next day to take 2nd in the 1500m (4:26:89, pb). Eliza Withers was also in the medals taking bronze in the 80m hurdles and a new pb (12:39, pb). Ben Ross Russell was 6th in the 100m (11:92) and 5th in the 200m (24:05).

At the recent senior track league held at Gateshead, team captain Ryan Inglis broke the club record with a throw of 38.53m (3rd pb), in the discus Ryan was 3rd (33m) and Ryan Greer in 4th with a new pb (18m). Ken Harker ran a seasons best in the 800m (2:22:4, 5th) and was 8th in the 1500m in another good performance (4:48, sb). Steve Middleton was 3rd in the 5km (17:23, sb).

Rachel Ross Russell finished the Suffolk coastal marathon (1:42). Carl Jones was 5th overall at the English standard duathlon championships and the 1st V40. Mike Jefferies was also 57th overall. At Kirbymoorside 10k Kimberley Reeve was 88th, the 3rd lady and 1st V40 (47:15), Garry Malton was 123rd (50:03), Pauline Whittaker (56:14), Michelle Sprent-Broadwith also ran (58:01) and Nicki Buckett was 279th (60:40). There was also a junior race over 4km with Dan Francis in 2nd and Joe Reeve in 5th and Shannon Robinson was the 2nd girl.

At the York summer league 3000m, Steve Middleton was 4th (9:44, pb), Ken Harker in 9th (10:28, sb) and Tom O’Mahoney in 14th (10:42, pb). Shannon Robinson was 2nd in the 800m (2:34, pb).

In the Tees Barrage 10km, Ryan Greer was 140th (51:05) and Karen Greer in 379th (69:00). Luke Hack ran a new pb in the 800m at Loughborough (2:04:67, pb). Reece Dalton was 1st at the York 5km series (15:31), Steve Middleton was 5th (16:37, pb) and Donna Riddler was 41st and the 3rd lady (19:32).

Tony Lambert was 1st in the Howgills Moutane half marathon. The Ripon 10 miler had Mike Jefferies in 4th, Steve Middleton was 10th (1st V40), Donna Riddler was the 5th lady and 1st V40, Pauline Whittaker was 199th (1:31:17), Nicki Buckett in 317th (1:41:55).

Joe Reeve ran the 1500m at the NECAA and set a new pb (5:10) and then followed it up with 5th in Sunderland 3k (10:59, pb). Kimberley Reeve broke her pb in the half marathon (1:36:18). At Richmond aquathlon Jake Stephenson was 1st and Charlie Stephenson was 1st in the youths race.

Carl Jones was 1st at Catterick parkrun (16:16), , David Hack in 3rd (17:58), Garry Malton in 21st (21:53, pb). Ryan Greer was 93rd (23:59), Thomas Greer in 128th (25:25) and Karen Greer in 196th (28:50).

Rob Scott was 1st and broke the course record (16:44, pb) and Ian Christon was 2nd (19:05) at Northallerton park run. Ronnie Corbet was 2nd at Methryr Tydfil parkrun (19:17). Mark Crawford was 12th at Pollock park parkrun, Glasgow (19:20).

Further information on the club and training nights can be found on the website

Image: Kyle Rabjohn Yorkshire U15 800m champion and 1500m runner up (centre).