King of the Dales with fine half-marathon run

Clowne Road Runners' Darren King was seventh in the Wharfedale Half Marathon in the Yorkshire Dales.

Monday, 5th June 2017, 12:38 am
Updated Monday, 5th June 2017, 1:01 am

The race, held in sunshine, was run over an undulating and challenging route.

King finished in a time of 1hr 33mins 16secs followed by Graham Worsfold 1:45:33, Julie King 2:33:17, Helen Worsfold 2:36:22 and Gemma Hind 2:49:53.

Chris Amery set personal bests at the Leeds Half Marathon and Rother Valley Parkrun.

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He achieved a time of 1:25:56 at Leeds, a personal best by 14 minutes, and ran 18:45 at Rother Valley.

Jim McIntosh completed his sixth marathon at the Liverpool Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon in 5:23:34.

Several members of the club competed for Grand Prix points at the popular midweek Totley Moor Fell Race.

Jordan Street was first home for the club with a time of 47:23 followed by Graham Worsfold in 54:58, David Hazelton in 56:17, Louise Lowe in 1:11:24, Michelle Needham in 1:13:00 and Julie King in 1:15:09.