CWD 4th July 2020
In what was potentially the last ORC virtual run, members tackled the Jack Brabham loop with 33 starters registering their times with our number one timekeeper Michael Sharp. With a choice of 1 to 6 laps of the 1.75km course, the fastest runners over the various distances were:
1.75km – female – Julie Tooth 14:50, Fiona Montgomerie 20:59.
Male – Trevor Jones 11:19, Gary Taylor 11:50.
3.5km – female – Kim Roweth 24:06, Denise Quinlan 40:11.
Male – Rikky Bangert 12:26, Fred Bangert 15:05, Graeme Tooth 22:30.
5.25km – female – Kinisha Roweth 23:54, Michelle Whiteley 32:41, Lyn Rummery 37:45.
Male – Jack Daintith 20:48, Scott Bebbington 24:02.
7km – female – Judy Tarleton 53:52.
Male – Iain McLean 29:00.
8.75km – female – Anna Daintith 1:01:00.
Male – Hugh Daintith 42:29, John Betts 48:59.
10.5km – female – Kim Jarvis 1:05:36,Jane Fairgrieve 1:05:55.
Male – Daryl Roweth 49:11, Paul Anderson 51:19, Anthony Daintith 52:29.
Our return to an almost normal club run at Elephant Park on Wednesday night saw a starting window from 4pm – 5pm to space out runners and with a timing cut off time at 5:15pm. With 60 starters all up the pace was on as 3 runners at the top of the male and female lists recorded Personal Best times with Connor Whiteley scorching along with an 11s PB and overall fastest time of 8:35 and Milla Jurd a 27s PB and overall fastest female time of 12:07. Rikky Bangert also picked up a 10s PB and a time of 9:45.
Also running quick times were Ethan Buesnel 10:51 to finish third fastest male, while Kinisha Roweth 12:11 and Lily Craig 13:14 finished second and third female respectively.
Yonneka Hill was the overall winner after she ran a time of 24:55 for her 3 laps.
This week’s Sunday Club run is at Gosling Creek in a return to the timed run, although there will be no mass start, instead runners can start there run anytime between 8:30 and 9am. There will be the normal 2.3km, 4.6km and 9.6km distances available.
We strongly encourage members to essentially “arrive, run and go home” – minimise socialising.
There will be a suspension of race briefs/announcements/presentations at the moment – this will be done via email and Facebook.
Upcoming Sunday runs will be:
12 July– Spring Creek Dam
19 July– Bargwanna Road (Wayne Stewart Memorial Run)
26 July- Clergate
The Annual General Meeting has been scheduled for Thursday 23 July @ 7pm – the venue to be confirmed and it will be communicated to members once it is sorted.
Please check the website, facebook and watch your emails for more information.
Information provided by Daryl Roweth