GAS CROSS COUNTRY RESULTS
thanks to Graham Davies Word
93 took part
Top 3 in the Manx Gas Island Cross Country League.
Paul Clarke, Nick Percival and Peter Kaneen.
(Pictures by Gary Ross)
Part of the big field in the junior races. 126,134
& 119 were running for the first time on Sunday
and not on my list. Emma Pressley (8), Aaron Carey
(80), Jade Lund (40), Chelsey Hay (71), Jamie Haslett
(99) are also pictured. Picture: Murray
Natasha Stevens sprints for home in the under
"Put that away" I can imagine Wendy
Ross (leaning against the pillar) saying to guest photographer husband Gary.
Gary Ross captured a good battle
for third place, well for the first two laps anyway.
At this stage Ian Ronan leads Murray Lambden and
Peter Kaneen. Positions were reversed by the finish
with Peter rubbing it in by race walking the last
50 metres - well 100 metres according to my son
Robbie, just to rub it in even further!
Under 11 winner
Lauren Whelan at Nobles Park on Sunday (ML).
(38) finished 4th in the short course race. Here
he leads full distance men Paul Trees (51) and Peter
Cooper (24) (Gary Ross).
Paul Jackson and Kevin Martin are in close company
on the new Nobles Park cross country course (GR).
(66) and Joshua Brand (4) were just 2 seconds apart
in the under 9s. Eric Kelly in third place
had the same time as Josh. (Murray Lambden)
Winner of the
3rd round for women, Rose Hooton. (Gary Ross)
Rushen students were out in force again at the Manx
Gas Cross Country last Sunday.
Round 4 15th
December 2002 Ramsey Northern
Round 5 12th January
to be confirmed
Round 6 26th
January 2003 Ramsey Northern AC
Round 6 is incorporated into
the Island Cross Country Championships. The championships
will round off the best Manx season for years and
the presentations for both the league and the championships
will be held on conclusion. Entry forms for the
championships will be published soon.