2000 Results

December 31st 2000

Well done to all our runners who turned out on a very cold and snowy new years eve to run the Cliveden Cross Country. Trevor Hunter(6th) 39mins5secs, Rod MaClean(60th) 46mins36secs, Mike Hickman(73rd) 47mins42secs, Geoff Medlicott(132nd) 51mins35secs, Des Mannion(137th) 51mins50secs, Martin Dean(207th) 56mins32secs, Debbie Ridout(249th) 59mins13secs, Richard Walker(254th) 59mins48secs, Dave Nash(299th) 63mins41secs.

December 20th 2000

Well done to Mike Hickman for being awarding the Top Coach prize for his outstanding efforts every Wednesday.
(Click on the photos to see a clearer picture).

December 17th 2000

Congratulations to Dave Bosley on a superb first cross country victory at the Reading Today’s runner event in a time of 29mins50secs. Also well done to the rest of the team who were Trevor Hunter(3rd)31 mins, Peter Edington(39th)35mins34secs, Trevor Free(49th)36mins5secs, Rod Palmer(84th)39mins15secs, Geoff Medlicott(86th)39mins21secs, Mike Hickman(88th)39mins27secs, Martin Dean(175th), Richard Walker(189th), Margaret Moody(137th), Debbie Ridout (193rd), Jane Fruen(202nd).

December 3rd 2000

Well done to Trevor Free for achieving another personal best at the Luton Marathon in a time 3hrs18mins48secs.

December 2nd 2000

A big well done to all our runners who made up a complete ladies and gents team in the Hardwick Cross Country. Pete Smith 2nd, Dave Bosley 3rd, Trevor Hunter 10th, John Dooey 16th, Alfred Benjamin, Mike Hickman, Richard Walker. Margaret Moody, Debbie Ridout, Slyvia Pearson and SueWalker all took part.

November 26th 2000

Well done to all of our team members that took part in the Today’s runner Sandhurst Cross Country. Trevor Hunter (2nd) 29mins5secs, Geoff Ingram (37th) 33mins0secs, Dave Redhouse (44th) 33mins35secs, Nick Martin (70th) 40mins 40secs, Mike Hickman (77th) 36mins05secs, Peter Edington (84th) 39mins41secs, Margaret Moody(102nd) 37mins59secs, Martin Dean (103rd) 38mins0secs, Alison Gowers (126th) 34mins45secs, Alison Ingram (130th) 40mins 2secs, Debbie Ridout (156th) 43mins8secs, Richard Walker (159th) 33mins2secs, Dick Croxson (162nd) 44mins8secs, Sylvia Pearson (169th) 46mins42secs.

November 26th 2000

Congratulations to Jock MaClean for representing the club at the Hardwick cross country in very tough conditions. He finished 33rd in a time of 49mins 50secs.

November 25th 2000

Congratulations to Pete Smith for completing the Wolverton 5 Mile race in 13th place in a time of 26mins17secs, inspite of very bad conditions.

November 19th 2000

Another great run secures Pete Smith 3rd place in the Bucks,Berks&Oxford cross country championships at Datchet.
The following other men put great supporting runs in to make us 4th team home – Dave Bosley(6th), Trevor Hunter(14th), John Dooey(41st), Benji(68th), Mike Hickman(76th) and Martin Dean(88th).
Also a big well done to Margaret Moody for representing the ladies with an excellent effort.

November 12th 2000

Congratulations to Pete Smith for finishing 2nd at the very tough 33K run at Herve, Belgium in a time 2hrs 3mins. This is an amazing achievement as the race attracts an international class field.
Also John Dooey puts an excellent run in to finish 14th in a time of 2hrs 12mins.

November 5th 2000

Peter Edington is first home for the club at the Marlow Half Marathon with a time of 1hr29mins. Also well done to the following other runners from the club Trevor Free 1hr29mins, Nick Martin 1hr34mins, Jock Maclean 1hr36mins, Mike Hickman 1hr 45mins (The day after a tough Cross Country).

November 4th 2000

Well done to Pete Smith for being the first runner home (in the second division) during the Oxford Chiltern League cross country event. Also good points for the club were gained by Dave Bosley(3rd), Trevor Hunter(9th), John Dooey(14th), Dave Lancaster(38th), Mike Hickman(99th), Stephen Lynch(118th) and Richard Walker(128th). Also well done to Debbie Ridout for representing our ladies team.

October 29th 2000

Well done to all our runners that completed the Great Sam Half Marathon today – Trevor Hunter (6th) 1hr17mins10secs (New PB), John Dooey (12th) 1hr19mins1sec, Peter Edington (62nd) 1hr27mins55secs, Micahel Hickman (124th) 1hr33mins:44secs, Nick Martin (151st) 1hr35mins14secs, Des Mannion (228th) 1hr39mins50secs, Stephen Lynch (401st) 1hr49mins2secs (New PB), Pat Carter (513rd) 1hr56mins50secs, Rosemary Priest (616th) 2hrs8mins35secs.

October 22nd 2000

Congratulations to all our runners that completed the Abingdon Marathon – Rod Palmer 3hrs14mins14secs, Mike Hickman 3hrs19mins50secs, Trevor Free 3hrs22mins06secs (PB by over 8 mins).

October 22nd 2000

Well done to the following handy cross runners for completing the Blenium 10K – Pete Smith (3rd) 33mins58secs, Trevor Hunter (4th) 35mins44secs, John Dooey (7th) 36mins16secs, Stephen Lynch (155th) 51mins12secs and Dick Crockson (170th) 52mins 1sec.

October 22nd 2000

Congrats. to Nick Martin and Debbie Ridout for completing the Stroud Half Marathon in times of 1hr28mins32secs and 1ht55mins.

October 14th 2000

Well done to Pete Smith for finishing 2nd in the Kingsbury Cross Country today. The following runners also got valuable points for the club. Dave Boseley (5th), Trevor Hunter (13th), John Dooey (15th), Dave Lancaster and Benji.

October 8th 2000

A well done to the following runners for completing the Henley Half Marathon. John Dooey (7th) 1hr19min6secs, Trevor Free 1hr29min32secs, Nick Martin 1hr34mins30secs, Rod MacClean 1hr35mins10secs, Andrew Pearson 1hr43mins21secs, Maggie Potter 1hr50mins13secs, Dick Crockson 1hr58mins. Also well done to Rose Priest 1h0mins8secs and Paula Parkin 1hr5mins who completed the six mile fun run.

October 8th 2000

Also well done to the following runners who did the 9 Miles Tring Ridgeway run, Dave Leighton 1hr12mins28secs, Mike Hickman 1hr14mins55secs, Steve Barrow 1hr19mins49secs, Geoff Medicott 1hr19min49secs, Mark Hermsen 1hr30min31secs, Debbie Ridout 1hr35mins23secs, Liz Davey 1hr36min11sec, Shaun Bryant 1hr36mins12secs.

October 1st 2000

A brilliant effort by Pete Smith allowed him to finish 8th in the Windsor Half Marathon with a time of 1hr14 mins. 3992 people were behind him!

October 1st 2000

Also Rod Palmer and Mike Hickman completed the 55 mile (Yes Fifty Five mile!!!) London to Brigthon run. Rod finished in a time of 8hrs19mins and Mike in a time of 8hrs35mins. Quite an amazing achievement for those of us that find in hard enough to do the cycle ride each year!

October 1st 2000

Also well done to Trevor Hunter, Stephen Lynch and David Nash for completing the Marlow Triathlon which consisted of a 4000 Metre Row a 25000 Metre Cycle and a 7500 Metre Run.
Trevor finished 17th in a time of 1hr37mins, Dave 127th in a time of 2hrs12mins and Stephen 130th in a time of 2hrs15mins.

October 1st 2000

Well done to Paul Jennings for completing the London Triathlon in a time of 2hrs 59 mins.

September 24th 2000

Well done to all our runners that took part in the Amersham 5 Mile Race with the following times.
Dave Boseley 28:30, Geoff Medlicott 37:18, Julian Allison 41:52, Dick Crockson 42:00, Gerry Grosse 42:02, Steve Lynch 43:00. And also well done to Becki Hawkins who came back to finish the event in 40:18 we all miss her at the club!

September 24th 2000

Also well done to our runners that took aprt in the Cabbage patch 10 Mile with the following times.
Peter Edington 1hr5mins6secs, Nick Martin 1hr8mins7secs, Mike Hickman 1hr9min8secs(New Personal Best Time), Debbie Ridout 1hr27min19secs.

September 24th 2000

And to cap off a busy day for the club a huge congratulation to Pat for completing the Nottingham Marathon in 4hrs 9 mins.

September 17th 2000

Congratulations to everyone that took part in the Chiltern Marathon. For Handy Cross we had Mike Hickman 4hrs10mins, Trevor Free 4hrs11mins, Margaret Moody 4hrs45mins, Rod Palmer 4hrs48mins and Rod Maclean 4hrs53mins. Vernon Martin, Debbie Collier and Sylvia Pearson also completed the course.

September 10th 2000

Congratulations toPete Smith for a superb performance in the Inter-County 10K in Bradford. He was the 2nd runner representing Bucks with a time of 32mins51secs, finishing in 111th position.
Also a big well done to James Bateman and Alan Gates for completing the Berlin Marathon in humid conditions.

August 30th 2000

Congratulations to all our runners that took part in the Slough Half Marathon with the following results –
Mike Hickman(79th) 1hr34min2secs, Nick Martin(98th) 1hr36min1sec, Trevor Free(161st) 1hr44min4secs.

August 30th 2000

Congratulations to Des Manion for winning the Gerry Grosse Trophy and Margaret Moody for winning the ladies event. Also well done to Hanah McGrath for winning out of the guest members. The race is a 5K handicap race held on the Handy Cross sports centre track.
Results – Hannah McGraph 29:49 (-1:20), Sue Wiseall 29:01 (-1:20), Des Manion 20:19 (-0:47), Paul Jennings 21:25 (-0:46), Richard Evans 20:24 (-0:39), Dave Nash 25:30 (-0:38), Dawn Segrue 28:17 (-0:35), Margaret Moody 20:48 (-0:30), Gerry Grosse 23:37 (-0:22), Peter Edington 18:36 (-0:11), Dave Bosley 16:26 (-0:03), Alan Gates 19:47 (+0:02), Trevor Free 19:50 (+0:05), Gerry Robinson 18:38 (+0:06), Kevin Fuller 23:57 (+0:48), Martin Dean 22:28 (+0:54), Mark Letsome 20:09 (+0:57), Stephan Naunko 22:10 (+2:15).

August 26th 2000

Congratulations to Pete Smith for coming 18th with a time of 1hr 18mins38secs in the highly competitive Descente De La Lesse half marathon race in Belgium.
Trevor Hunter finished in 41st place in a time of 1hr 23mins47secs and John Dooey finished 57th with a time of 1hr26mins.

August 20th 2000

Trevor Hunter finishes in 9th place at the Burnham Half Marathon in a time of 1hr18mins45secs, also excellent runs by Trevor Free (70th 1hr29min45sec), Alan Gates ( 151st 1hr37min06sec), Des Manion (271st 1hr44min47sec), James Bateman (303rd 1hr47min16sec), Dick Crockson(472nd 1hr58min58sec), David Nash(521st 2hrs03mins43secs), Stephen Lynch(616th 2hrs21mins20secs) – See Full Results.
Also a big well done to all our runners that took part in the Jog Shop 20 mile race – Mike Hickman (55th)2hrs55mins35secs, Peter Edington(57th) 2hrs56mins31secs, Stephan Naunko(63rd) 2hrs57mins21secs, Rod Palmer(101st) 3hrs11mins52secs, Jock Maclean(130th) 3hrs22mins48secs, Debbie Ridout(204th) 3hrs54mins41secs.

August 13th 2000

A big well done to all our runners that took part in the Bearbrook 10K today. A special mention to Pete Smith who finshed in 3rd place in a time of 33mins 17secs and to Mike Hickman for achieving a new personal best time of 43mins 31secs finishing in 84th.
Also great runs by Rod Maclean (68th 42mins), Terry Eves (130th 46min31sec), Paul Jennings (144th 47min41sec), Kevin Duffy (167th 49min46sec), Liz Davey (170th 49min58sec), Gerry Grosse ( 190th 51min20sec), Clive Girling (193rd 51min56sec), Dave Nash (211th 54min 3 secs), Martyn Franzese (217th 54min51sec), Dick Crockson (232nd 56min20sec), Richard Stone (256th 59min58sec)

August 2nd 2000

Congratulations to Pete Smith for finishing the last race of the Yately 10K series in 2nd position with a time of 32mins42secs. Trevor Hunter also had a good run coming 20th with a time of 34mins52secs. (Knocking 42 secs of his best 10K time).

July 18th 2000

Handy Cross Runners take first and second place with a impressive win by Pete Smith followed by Dave Boseley (His first 5K under 16 minutes). Also well done to everyone else that took part!
1st Pete Smith 15.41, 2nd Dave Boseley 15.58, 25th Sally White 18.51,30th Stephan Naunko 19.23, 33nd Alan Gates 19.32, 38th Alfred Benjamin 19.49, 43rd Andy Pearson 20.05, 44th Dave Leighton 20.06, 71st Jane Box 21.37, 72nd Brian Palmer 21.38, 73rd Mark Hermsen 21.39, 81st John Bradbury 22.09, 93rd Alan Songhurst 22.47, 96th Sue Neale 23.00,103rd Gerry Grosse 23.26, 106th Mike Blowing 23.39, 108th Mike Roberts 23.47, 117th Michael Bratby 24.22, 122nd Dick Croxon 24.35, 123rd Karen Williams 24.38, 124th Richard Walker 24.39, 125th Russell Vowles 24.40, 127th Maureen Edington 24.52, 128th Ellen Haynes 24.55, 130th Tony Taylor 25.02, 138th Peter Astles 26.12, 139th Nichola Entwistle 26.26, 140th Bill Nobbs 26.39, 145th Margueritte Murphy 27.15, 156th Linda Weedon 28.02, 171st Jess Wingrove 29.16, 178th Shirley Montague 29.47, 180th Diane Cusden 30.25, 182nd Melanie Freebody 30.29, 184th Jeanette Worsdell 30.30, 186th Sue Walker 30.48, 187th Rosalie Crouch 30.58, 188th Phil Crouch 30.59, 191st Hannah McGrath 31.16, 194th Roisin Isaacs 32.20, 196th Mary O’Shaughnessy 32.43, 198th Debbie Waterson 32.52, 199th Jan Evans 32.53, 200th Jan Aldous 32.53, 201st Alison Alexander 32.57, 203rd Beverley Thompson 33.15, 207th Vicky Dean 34.41, 208th Pam Reece 41.29, 209th Liz Bell 41.29, 210th Leslie Mason 41.29th.

July 9th 2000

A big well done to every one who braved the weather and completed the Wycombe Half Marathon today.
A special well done to Pete Smith who for the second year in a row finishes in 3rd place. Also well done to Ellen Haynes and Sue Neale who completed their first Half Marathons! (Sue collecting over 400 pounds for Breast Cancer).
3rd PETER SMITH 01:13:02, 18th TREVOR HUNTER 01:21:37, 21st PHILIP STEPHENS 01:22:46, 48th NICK MARTIN 01:29:18, 57th PETER EDINGTON 01:30:24, 101st ROD PALMER 01:34:27, 130th ROD MacLEAN 01:36:45, 146th YVETTE TYRRELL 01:37:54, 152nd MICHAEL HICKMAN 01:38:04, 187th ANTONY CROCKETT 01:39:50, 234th MARGARET MOODY 01:42:31, 244th ALFRED BENJAMIN 01:43:06, 277th JAYNE ZACHAREK 01:44:48, 418th CECIL HAMILTON-JONES 01:51:55, 425th LIZ DAVEY 01:52:13, 479th ALEXANDER THOMASON 01:54:44, 492nd BRIAN LUCKETT 01:55:18, 543rd RICHARD WALKER 01:57:56, 556th SUZANNE NEALE 01:58:41, 579th CLIVE GIRLING 02:00:00 , 650th ELLEN HAYNES 02:05:09, 683rd STEPHEN LYNCH 02:07:51, 759th DAVID BROWN 02:13:27, 854th SHIRLEY MONTAGUE 02:34:44, 861st VIVIEN WHITE 02:36:57, 885th JACK SHARP 03:01:05.

Full Results can be found here.

Team Results can be found here.

July 5th 2000

Another good club turnout for the Maidenhead 5K. Dave Boseley continues his impressive form knocking another 36 seconds of his P.B to finish in second place, followed by Trevor Hunter in third.
2nd Dave Boseley 16:14, 3rd Trevor Hunter 17:10, 18th Peter Edington 18:56, 27th Nick Marrtin 19:33, 32nd Stephan Naunko 19:56, 37th Alan Gates 20:09, 43rd Alfred Benjamin 20:25, 45th Andy Pearson 20:33, 50th Des Mannion 21:06, 53rd Martin Dean 21:18, 54th Andy Scott 21:19, 58th Mike Roberts 21:26, 70th Mike Hickman 21:50, 72nd Jock Maclean 21:57, 78th Trevor Hart 22:09, 82th Liz Davey 22:20, 84th John Bradbury 22:36, 89th Kevin Fuller 23:00, 91st Keith Carmichael 23:02, 93rd Tony Barlow 23:04, 95th Sylvia Pearson 23:12, 97th Julian Allison 23:28, 101st Phil Hutchby 23:40, 102nd Terry Eves 23:41, 108th Gerry Grosse 24:04, 109th Amanda Muller (G) 24:07, 110th Martin Muller (G) 24:07, 111th Karen Williams 24:10, 113th Dick Croxon 24:14, 117th Debbie Ridout 24:23, 122nd Richard Walker 24:55, 124th Chris Joyce 25:01, 127th Maureen Edington 25:27, 129th Dave Nash 25:34, 134th Nicola Entwistle 26:03, 138th Keith Hicks 26:10, 139th Russell Vowley 26:20, 141st Tony Taylor 26:40, 147th Margueritte Murphy 26:56, 153rd Duncan Kennerson 27:14, 155th Joanne Willock 27:25, 157th Alex Johnson 27:48, 159th Bill Nobbs 28:16, 176th Hannah McGrath 30:10, 178th Lucia Murto 30:11, 179th Kate Wigglet 30:18, 180th Julie Fuller 30:19, 199th Sue Cordery 33:55.

June 22nd 2000

Congratulations to Dave Boseley for winning the Datchet 5K in his second ever 5K race!
1st Dave Boseley 16:55, 4th Phil Stephens 17:42, 20th Peter Edington 19:06, 22nd Sally White 19:18, 26th Nick Martin 19:43, 30th Alan Gates 20:00, 37th Stephan Naunko 20:29, 42nd Andy Pearson 20:42, 57th Margaret Moody 21:29, 61st Martin Dean 21:37, 64th Jock Maclean 21:46, 68th Mike Hickman 22:03, 78th Mark Hermsen 22:26, 87th Liz Davey 22:44, 89th Paul Jennings 22:49, 97th Andy Scott 23:27, 102nd Sylvia Pearson 23:47, 106th Brent Ellis 24:05, 111th Michael Bratby 24:19, 112th Julian Allison 24:22, 114th Gerry Grosse 24:36, 116th Richard Walker 24:41, 120th Ellen Haynes 24:54, 121st Debbie Ridout 25:02, 126th Russell Vowley 25:29, 127th Maureen Edington 25:30, 131st Dick Croxon 25:59, 132nd Pat Carter 26:04, 136th Dave Nash 26:30, 137th Heidi Scott (G) 26:50, 143rd Tony Taylor 27:05, 145th Margueritte Murphy 27:22, 147th Duncan Kennerson 27:34, 148th Vernon Martin 27:39, 155th Bill Nobbs 28:17, 157th Rose Priest 28:43, 158th Alex Johnson 28:47, 162nd Mike Reeves 29:01, 163rd Hannah McGrath 29:02, 166th Paula Parkin 29:20, 175th Sue Walker 31:52.

June 18th 2000

A big well done to all our runners that took part in the 89 Mile Ridgeway relay challenge.
The ladies team had an excellent run and won the ladies event – The team was Martin Dean, Pat Carter, Ellen Haynes, Gale Charles, Karen Williams, Barabara Webb, Debbie Ridout, Joanne Willock, Alan Gates and Helen Cooper.
Provisional results show the mens team finished 10th (6 places better than last year). The team members were Pete Edington, Margaret Moody, Harvey Lyons, Alison Gower, Dave Redhouse, John Dooey, Jock Maclean, Dave Leighton, Trevor Hunter and Nick Martin.
The mens team prize was won by Headington followed by Swindon and Reading Road Runners.
For full results see
Marlborough Running Clubs web site, and photos can be seen in our Photo Album.

June 17th 2000

Handy Cross Runners win the men’s team prize in the tough ‘Bourton 15’ mile race. Pete Smith had another superb run finishing in 5th place (1hr 28 mins), also execllent runs by John Dooey 9th place (1hr 33 mins) and Trevor Hunter 12th place (1hr 35 mins).

June 6th 2000

Well done to Pete Smith for winning the Marlow 5K event in a time of 15 mins 57 secs. Also a good run by Trevor Hunter gets him 4th place in a new PB time of 16 mins 50 secs and Phil Stephens who also gets a top 10 place.
A big well done to all the 73 people that ran for us.
1st Pete Smith 15.58, 4th Trevor Hunter 16.50, 10th Phil Stephens 17.17, 22nd Peter Edington 18.25, 32nd Sally White 18.54, 37th Nick Martin 19.12, 38th Alan Gates 19.20, 39th Rod Palmer 19.21, 40th Guillame Tralli 19.23, 41st Howard Goldsmith 19.24, 48th Derek Prosser 19.39, 50th Stephan Naunko 19.42, 54th Alfred Benjamin 19.48, 55th Ralph Chesswas 19.49, 60th Tony Prosser 20.11, 61st Nick Dean 20.14, 62nd Steve King (G) 20.15, 82nd Mike Hickman 21.04, 86th Jock Maclean 21.14, 87th Andy Scott 21.16, 89th Martin Dean 21.18, 90th Ron Corbett 21.20, 105th Trevor Hart 21.55, 110th Paul Jennings 22.04, 111th Stephen Prosser 22.07, 114th Liz Davey 22.11, 115th Mike Roberts 22.12, 120th John Bradbury 22.26, 123rd Kerry King (G) 22.28, 128th Keith Carmichael (G) 22.36, 129th Chris Edington 22.38, 131st Michael Bratby 22.50, 132nd Andy Pearson 22.50, 134th Sylvia Pearson 23.01, 138th Phil Hutchby 22.15, 139th Alex Thomason 22.16, 140th Kevin Fuller 22.18, 142nd Richard Walker 22.28, 144th Julian Allison 22.38, 148th Dick Croxon 22.51, 149th Karen Williams 24.01, 151st Heidi Scott (G) 24.04, 152nd Ellen Haynes 24.05, 157th Stan Bonjean 24.18, 162nd Maureen Edington 24.56, 163rd Dave Nash 24.58, 171st Pat Carter 25.16, 181st Julie Welch 25.51, 183rd Barbara Webb 25.59, 188th Jack Fuller 26.26, 189th Margueritte Murphy 26.38, 192nd Mike Reeves 26.47, 193rd Tony Taylor 26.47, 194th Philip Dewar 26.50, 199th Daniel Coope 27.04, 202nd Duncan Kennerson 27.13, 209th Bill Nobbs 27.31, 210th Keith Hicks 27.33, 221st Paula Parkin 28.33, 223rd Rose Priest 28.41, 224th Hannah McGrath 28.44, 230th Joanne Willock 29.14, 244th Debbie Collier 30.25, 245th Kate Wiggley 30.26, 246th Julie Fuller 30.26, 247th Katy Palmer 30.28, 249th Sue Walker 30.32, 260th Mary O’Shaughnessy 31.39, 261st Helen Jenkins 31.44, 264th Debbie Waterson 32.11, 270th Alison Alexander 32.39, 284th Rachael Watson 35.22, 285th Sue Cordery 35.44,

June 4th 2000

Thanks to Nick Martin & Mike Hickman for organising the May Meander (In June). The results were as follows –
13 miles. Trevor Free & Trevor Hunter 2hrs3mins, Peter Edington & Martin Dean 2hrs10mins, Stephan Naunko & Jock Maclean 2hrs35mins, Debbie Ridout & Alison Gowers 3hrs22mins.
8 miles. Margaret Moody & Dave Nash 2hrs8mins, Liz Davey & Richard Walker 2hrs38mins, Richard Stone & Martin Franzini 2hrs38mins, Pat Carter, Paula Parkin & Sue Walker 3hrs18mins
5 miles. Phil Hunt 1hr50mins.

June 3rd 2000

Well done to Margaret Moody for finishing the Otmoor challenge as 8th Lady. (3rd Vet) in a time of 1hrs43mins. This race is a 13 mile off road race.

May 30th 2000

Another excellent run by Pete Smith gives him victory in the Burnham Beeches 5K. Also a superb run by Dave Bosley in his first ever 5K race gets him second place. Also well done to Sally White for finshing first Lady…
1st Pete Smith 16.16, 2nd Dave Boseley 16.47, 9th Phil Stephens 18.07, 18th Peter Edington 18.49, 22nd Sally White 19.07, 28th Martin Prosser 19.39, 34th Nick Martin 19.53, 35th Howard Goldsmith 19.55, 36th Derek Prosser 19.56, 41st Stephan Naunko 20.09, 43rd Ralph Chesswas 20.16, 51st Jason Croucher (G) 20.32, 52nd Alfred Benjamin 20.35, 55th Tony Prosser 20.44, 62nd Guillaume Tralli 21.05, 63rd Margaret Moody 21.07, 65th Jonathon Woodrow 21.11, 67th Mike Hickman 21.19, 70th Jock Maclean 21.40, 80th Martin Dean 22.01, 91st Jayne Zacharek 22.31, 96th Chris Carter 22.49, 97th Ron Corbett 22.52, 100th K Fuller 23.08, 102nd Stephen Prosser 23.12, 109th Tony Barnes 23.30, 110th Terry Eves 23.33, 119th Karen Williams 23.55, 120th Alex Thomason 23.57 ,125th Jullian Allison 24.10 , 129th Paul Jennings 24.21 ,130th Sylvia Pearson 24.25, 132nd Andy Scott 24.32 , 135th Clive Girling 24.37, 139th Richard Walker 24.48, 140th John Bradbury 24.48, 141st Phil Hutchby 24.53 ,144th Ellen Haynes 25.03 ,148th Anthony Zacharek 25.09, 152nd Dick Croxon 25.11 , 153rd Debbie Ridout 25.14 ,157th Oliver Moretti 25.18, 163rd Maureen Edington 25.53, 164th Russell Vowley 25.53, 167th Pat Carter 26.15, 172nd Vernon Martin 26.29 ,179th Margueritte Murphy 27.26, 181st Amanda Muller (G) 27.30, 182nd Martin Muller (G) 27.31, 184th Daniel Coope 27.39, 186th Kate Wigglet 27.44, 190th Dave Nash 28.10, 196th Bill Nobbs 28.46, 206th Rose Priest 29.24, 207th Tony Taylor 29.25, 208th Paula Parkin 29.26, 209th Mike Reeves 29.27, 213th Duncan Kennerson 29.36, 215th Claire Carter 29.45, 216th Bob Carter 29.46, 219th Hannah McGrath 29.55, 222nd Richard Woodrow 30.18, 223rd Lee Lawrence 30.18, 234th Debbie Collier 31.16, 242nd Lucia Murto 33.14, 243rd Julie Fuller 33.14, 246th Rod Palmer 33.43, 247th Katy Palmer 33.43, 249th Sue Walker 34.07, 250th Alison Alexander 34.14.

May 28th 2000

Trevor Hunter finishes 6th in the Great South Trail. The course was a 10K race, the first 5K being a normal cross country course, followed by jumping over the same 30 jumps that the horses do during the Windsor horse trials.

May 28th 2000

Bad luck to Rod Palmer for being forced out of completing the 145 Mile Grand Union Canal run, after picking up an injury after 70 Miles. His course record still remains though!

May 21st 2000

A big well done to all our runners that completed the Elizabeth Cullum memorial Marathon, a twenty six mile race through the Chilterns starting and finsihing at Princes Risborough Fire station. Rod Plamer was the first in the over 55 category in a time of 4hrs 26mins and Trevor Hart was the first man in the over 60 group with a time of 5hrs 25 mins. The two man team of Trevor Free and Nick Martin won the over 45 team prize in 5 hrs 5 mins. (An amazing feat as their time included a 35 minute detour!) First home for the club was Ian Gibbon and Peter Edington in a time of 4hrs 38 mins.

May 21st 2000

Congratulations to Liz Davey for being the first Lady in the Wansa 10K. Also a well done to Trevor Hunter who finished in 3rd place overall, to Alex Thomason who picked up the over 60 prize and to Mike Blowing who got a new personal best time inspite of the windy day, on what was a tough course.

May 14th 2000

Congratultations to Sally White for being first lady in the Prestwood 10K. Also well done to Pat Carter for being the first lady in the over 50 category. Also good runs were made by Peter Edington (40m17s) and Debbie Ridout.

May 10th 2000

Congratultations to Phil Stevens for finishing in 5th place at the Wargrave 5K in a time of 17min45s. Also well done to our other runners – Peter Edington 21st – 18:40, Sally White 28th – 19:19, Dave Lancaster 29th -19:22, Stephan Naunko 39th – 19:50, Nick Martin 40th – 19:53, Tony Crockett 41st – 19:57, Trevor Free 53rd – 20:24, Derek Prosser 55th – 20:30, Peter Prosser 60th – 20:47, Jock Maclean 69th – 20:57, Margaret Moody 74th – 21:17, Mike Hickman 78th – 21:28, Andy Pearson 82nd – 21:34, Martin Dean 85th – 21:38, Tony Prosser 91st – 21:48, Liz Davey 102nd – 22:19, Trevor Hart 112th – 22:32, Chris Carter 116th – 22:46, Alex Thomason 133rd – 23:46, Gerry Grosse 135th – 23:49, Stephen Prosser 146th – 23:51, Richard Walker 138th – 23:54, Sylvia Pearson 139th – 23:55, Julian Allison 146th – 24:24,Karen Williams 151st – 24:34, Phil Hutchby 160th – 24:52, Heidi Scott 164th – 25:07, Debbie Ridout 168th – 25:13, Dick Croxon 171st – 25:23, Dave Nash 173rd – 25:27, Maureen Edington 177th – 25:51, Vernon Martin 178th – 25:53, Ellen Haynes 179th – 25:58, Terry Eves 181st – 26:09, Margueritt Murphy 193rd – 27:26, Alex Johnson 200th – 27:47, Joanne Willock 204th – 27:59, Erica Burger 207th – 28:18, Kathy Smith 208th – 28:20, Helen Murdoch 209th – 28:22, Nicola Entwistle 215th – 29:05, Bill Nobbs 216th – 9:07, Paula Parkin 226th – 29:51, Claire Carter 236th – 31:12, Sue Walker 237th – 31:50, Joyce Gunnon 238th – 31:51, Ada Patterison 240th – 32:07, Louise Allen 244th – 32:14, Tony Taylor 245th – 32:21, Duncan Kennerson 246th – 32:29, Sue Cordery 252nd – 34:13.

May 10th 2000

Please note that the Burnham Beeches 5K has been moved back by a week, and will now take place on May 30th.

May 7th 2000

A big congrats to Alan Gates for completing the Vancouver Marathon in a time of 3hrs34mins52s, knocking 4 minutes off his previous best in Paris this year.

May 7th 2000


Well done to everyone that completed the Marlow 5 and our club members who did the marshalling of the event on what proved to be a very hot day! Individual results are now on line in MS EXCEL format or HTML And Team results are also available in MS EXCELformat orHTML If you have any photographs of the event that you wish to share with everybody, then feel free to email them to Trevor Hunter.

May 5th 2000

A big thanks to Rose Priest for organising our Annual Dinner & Dance, and at great expense to the club the Village People turned up to do the cabaret. Pictures on line soon…. Also big congratulations to Pete Smith for being awarded the Runner of the Year award.

April 30th 2000

Congratulations to the following runners for completing the Neolithic Marathon which took them between Avebury and Stonehenge. Tim Jefferson 73rd-4hrs11mins54s, Debbie Ridout 155th-5hrs08mins32s, Martin Dean 156th-5hrs8min32s.

April 27th 2000

Trevor Hunter, Dave Leighton and Debbie Ridout all took part in the Silverstone 10K race, which involved running around the formula 1 circuit for 2 laps and finishing in the pit lane!
Their times were Trevor Hunter 45th – 35mins36s(PB), Dave Leighton 214th – 40mins 57s(PB), Debbie Ridout 613th(15th in category) -52mins36s.

April 21st 2000

Congratulations to the following runners who completed the Maidenhead 10 Mile race on Easter Friday. Peter Edington 105th -1:05:10, Trevor Free 110th -1:05:27, Lynn Johnson 208th -1:10:21, Richard Walker 526th – 1:23:56, Dick Croxon 544th – 1:24:24, Dave Nash 589th -1:27:09, Debbie Ridout 615th – 1:28:35, Rose Priest 741st – 1:41:33, Debbie Collier 761st -1:44:45, Paula Parkin 768th – 1:46:57.

April 16th 2000

Several members of the club ran the London Marathon today and a special well done to those who achieved personal best times!
John Dooey 135th – 2hrs35m48s (PB by nearly 2 mins), Pete Smith 143rd – 2hrs36m35s (PB by 4 mins), Dave Redhouse 2194th 3hrs13m49s, Rod Palmer 2220th – 3hrs13m51s, Nick Martin 3hrs18min (PB by 3 mins), Jock Maclean 4152nd – 3hrs30m34s, Margaret Moody 288th – 3hrs26m40s (PB by 11mins), Martin Dean 8294th – 3hrs56m8s, Mike Blowing 13600th – 4hrs25m7s, Vernon Martin 14004th – 4hrs27m32s, Helen Murdoch 5166th – 5hrs32m22s, Jack Sharp 24295th – 6hrs48m28s.

April 11th 2000

A very font goodbye to our ‘flying nurse’ Becky Hawkins who will be leaving us to work in Cambridge. Her smile bought us a lot of pleasure at the club and we wish her all the best in the future!

April 9th 2000

Congratulations to the following runners for completing the Paris Marathon (Nick Martin (5679th – 3h25m3s, Peter Edington 5872nd – 3h25m46s, Mike Hickman 6470th – 3h28m31s, Alan Gates 8878th – 3h38m10s (PB by 8 mins!), Andy Pearson 12525th – 3h42m51s, Debbie Ridout 25931st – 4h54m53s, Debbie Collier 26618th – 5h07m34s, Sylvia Pearson 26619th – 5h07m35s).
A special well done to Sylvia and Debbie Collier for completing a Marathon for the first time, and to Debbie Ridout for running inspite of being injured for the past three months.

April 2nd 2000

Congratulations to all that took part in the Grizzly 20 mile multi-terrain event held at Seaton in South Devon.
First home for the club was Mike Stone in 3:12:53, followed by Mike Hickman and Trevor Free in 3:13:43, Dave Leighton 3:22:43, Jock McLean 3:31:07, Rod Palmer 3:32:59, Tim Jefferson 3:37:18, Mike Blowing 3:58:42, Chris Busby 4:37:00, Richard Stone 4:45:16.

March 30th 2000

At our AGM a motion was overwelmingly passed to change our club name to ‘Handy Cross Runners’ by 30 votes to 6!

March 19th 2000

Congratulations to Margaret Moody who came 2nd in the national vets championships on her birthday, surpassing her 4th favourite ranking.

March 19th 2000

At the intercounty championships a superb run by John Dooey got him under 2 hrs at the hilly Spen20 race (In Yorkshire). Peter Smith was just behind with a time of 2hrs 1 min and Trevor Hunter also completed the course in 2hrs 19 mins.

March 18th 2000

Congratulations to Mike Hickman for running two legs and being the Captain of our Newland Park Road Relay team.
For the men the 2.8 mile course was covered by Peter Edington (16m42s), Steph Naunko (17m46s), Mike Hickman (18m16s & 18m23s), Eric Buckle (16m24s), Alan Gates (18m03s).
Also a superb effort by the ladies who also ran two legs each. Margaret Moody (18m57s & 19m28s) and Liz Davey (20m43s & 21m09s).

March 12th 2000

Another superb run by Nick Martin brings him first home for the club at the Reading Half Marathon.
Nick Martin (1nr28m53s), Trevor Free (1hr29m29s), Alan Gates (1hr38m), Des Manion (1hr38m52s), Tony Crockett (1hr40m59s), Peter Hale (1hr41m50s), Matt Williams (1hr46m27s), Dick Crockson (1hr57m7s), Stuart Grosse (2hrs1m42s), Helen Murdoch(2hrs14m42s), Lyn Johnson(2hrs17m19s).

February 27th 2000

Congratulations to Richard Walker for winning the Barnet Trophy today. Also excellent runs by Gerry Grosse and Sue Walker who came second and third.
The Barnet Trophy is our club members annual / handicap 5 mile race.

February 20th 2000

Thanks to all those who helped out with our Cross Country, and a well done to everyone that completed the tough course. Results can found by clicking the ‘RESULTS’tab above.

February 19th 2000

Pete Smith wins the final round of the Chiltern League division2 match at Banbury and was very unlucky to miss out on being first Male Senior by just one position.
Margaret Moody however wins here age category by a large margin after another excellent run.
Final mens positions – Peter Smith (1st), Trevor Hunter (12th), John Dooey (15th), Phil Stevens (25th), Dave Redhouse (58th), Dave Lancaster (60th), Martin Dean (111th), Trevor Hart (110th), Richard Walker (129th). And Margaret Moody came (9th) for the ladies.

February 13th 2000

A record 22 handy cross joggers took part in the Wokingham half marathon today. (5 of which got personal best times!). Trevor Hunter (45th – PB – 1hr17m19s), Peter Edington (183rd – 1hr26m24s), Trevor Free (239th – 1hr28m42s), Nick Martin (240th – 1hr28m44s), Jock Maclean (252nd – 1hr29 m21s), Mike Stone (1hr30 mins), Margaret Moody (383rd – 1hr34m0s), Andy Pearson (1hr35 mins), Alan Gates (454th – 1hr36m24s), Martin Dean (492nd – 1hr37m41s), Trevor Hart (1hr40 mins), Mike Blowing (1hr45 mins), Liz Davey (PB -1hr45 min), Becky Hawkins (1hr50mins), Terry Eaves (1hr50mins), Sylvia Pearson (PB’By 8 minutes’- 1hr55min), Mel Parsons (1hr57mins), Dave Nash (1hr58 mins), Helen Murdock (1280th – PB’By 5 minutes’- 2hrs3m35s), Lynn Johnson (1310th – 2hrs5m27s), Debbie Collier (1449th – 2hrs17m14s), Stephen Lynch (1475th – 2hrs21m45s).

February 6th 2000

Another large squad ran the Today’s Runner, Burnham Cross Country today – Trevor Hunter (4th), Phil Stevens (9th), Harvey Lyons (53rd), Dave Doughty (66th), Nick Martin (83rd), Peter Edington (87th), Martin Dean (113th), Alan Gates (115th- No relation to Bill!), Mike Hickman (119th), Rod Palmer (127th), Mike Blowing (128th) and Helen Murdoch with another excellent run.
A special well done to Nick, Peter and Mike Hickman who did the race after having already completed a 2 hour training run in the morning!

February 5th 2000

John Dooey had an excellent run in the Surrey Cross Country League division 3 and manages 18th place.

January 29th 2000

The following runners took part in the South of England Cross Country championships at Parliament Hill, London – John Dooey(236th 57:58 – 5 Minutes faster than last year), Phil Stevens(293rd 59:24), Benji(612th 67:09), Jock Maclean(812th 72:45), Martin Dean (884th -76:35) , Trevor Hart(894th 77:15), Mike Hickman(896th 77:32) and Margaret Moody with an excellent (148th) place.

January 23rd 2000

A full squad turned out for the Today’s Runner, Bracknell Cross Country – For the men’s team Trevor Hunter finished (4th), Phil Stevens (10th), Benjie Benjamin (51st), Nick Martin (90th), Peter Edington , Mike Hickman (123rd), Harvey Lyons, Martin Dean, Dave Doughty and Bob Carter also congratulations to David Higham for finishing a very respectable (83rd) place in his first ever race and Alan Gates on completing his first Cross Country since school. For our ladies Nicy Lyons was first home followed by Mel Parsons and Helen Murdoch.

January 16th 2000

Handy Cross Joggers win the Highworth Half Marathon team Trophy beating Cirencester AC who have been holders for the past four years!
Trevor Hunter finished 2nd with a new PB time of (1hr 17 mins 26 secs) also excellent runs by Peter Edington(11th – 1hr 27 mins 56 secs), Stephan Naunko(17th – 1hr 31 mins 33 secs), Mike Hickman(24th – 1hr 34 mins 27 secs), Margaret Moody(26th(3rd Lady) – 1hr 35 mins 15 secs ) and Martin Dean (31st – 1hr 36 mins 53 secs). We hope that Debbie recovers soon from her injury, which forced her to pull out.

January 15th 2000

Pete Smith is still in with a great chance to win the Chiltern League division2 title after a 5th place at the Berkhampsted cross country. Our other male representatives were John Dooey(17th), Phil Stevens(46th), Alfred Benjamin(62nd),David Doughty(95th), Mike Hickman(118th), Trevor Hart(133rd).
For the ladies Margaret Moody has more or less won the Chiltern League V45 category with an outstanding 8th place. Other excellent runs by Liz Davey(27th), Debbie Ridout(33rd) and congratulations to Joanne Willock on completing her first cross country event in 54th place.

January 9th 2000

The following runners took part in the Tadley Cross Country event. Dave Redhouse(42nd), Nick Martin (96th), Peter Edington(48th), Mike Hickman(143rd), Martin Dean(165th), Bob Carter(189th), and Debbie Ridout(203rd)(49thFemaleVet).

January 8th 2000

Margaret Moody(12th), Debbie Ridout(27th), Pete Smith(13th), Trevor Hunter(17th), Phil Stevens(23rd), John Dooey(28th), Rod Palmer(57th), Jock Maclean(63rd) and Mike Hickman(66th) took part in the Bucks county championships today at Wooburn Sands.

January 1st 2000

Debbie Ridout & Becky Hawkins took part in the Edney 10 Mile race. They both completed the course together in a time of 84 Mins and 3 Secs, a new personal best for Becky!