Cleeve Cloud Cuckoo Land 5.75 Mile Race - 6th June 2012
CLC Striders had a successful evening on Cleeve Hill at the Cleeve Cloud Cuckoo Multi Terrain 5.75 mile race.
Individually the Club came away with first and third Lady, and third placed man. Team wise the Ladies’team won, and the Men finished runners up.
In the Ladies’race the stand-out run was from Liza Barry who took first prize and finished 23rd overall in a time of 43:15; Jo Wilkie was next, taking the prize for 3rd lady in a time of 44:46 to take 42nd place overall, while Rachael Elkins made up the victorious Ladies’team finishing as 4th Lady and 45th overall in a time of 45:11.
Meanwhile in the race for the men’s team prize, the Striders’men performed well but were edged into 2nd spot by a strong Almost Athletes team. Chris Driskell claimed 3rd place in 37:41 and was followed by Dave Smeath who ran well to finish in 10th in a time of 40:15. Adam Cary completed the men’s team, and had a strong run, taking 22nd place in a time of 43:03.