Clay Bank East Fell Race Results 2012
Race 8 in the Northern Runner/ Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series was Clay Bank East. At the front of the men’s race it was youth against experience and experience won by the narrowist margin with both Phil Sanderson (Northumberland Fell Runners) and Cameron Taylor (Esk Valley) being given the same time but, the victory was awarded to Phil. The pair missed Andy Hilton’s 2008 record by only 7 seconds which just illustrates the quality of their run.
The record did fall in the ladies race with Fiona Blackett (Durham Fell Runners) smashing Alison Raw’s 2007 record by a full 90 seconds.
In the team event Durham Fell Runner’s managed to hold off Yorkshire Raiders Pudsey and Bramley. In the Ladies Team Pickering beat Scarborough which illustrates the many clubs who are taking part in the Winter Series. Click here for full results.