Weekly Roundup, Jan 1st – Jan 5th
New Year’s Day Double parkrun
Parc Bryn Bach and Aberbeeg
parkrunners love a New Year’s Day double and it showed with a record 481 runners at Bryn Bach before a number headed over to Aberbeeg for round 2. PBs at PBB were Daniel Evans who finished in 18:09, Chris Cummings who finished in 20:24 and Hannah Williams who finished in 20:41.
Lydney and Forest of Dean
A trio of Green Army members travelled to Gloucestershire for the NYD double running Lydney and Forest of Dean.
And Then There’s Sharon
PBs this week at parkrun were Jonathon Astley who finished in 17;51, Nick Smith who finished in 25:33 and Daniel Pearce who finished in 25:51.
Hasenheide Parkrun, Berlin
Kymin Winter Race
One of the first races of the year was the Kymin Winter Race which was a shortened version of the Kymin Dash. Tom, Nick, Nicky and Sam took part with Sam taking third place and Tom, Nick and Sam taking first team. Tom finished in 5th overall and 2nd U20.
GLCL XC: Monmouth
It was cold, it was windy, it was muddy, shoes were lost, battles were fought, everyone was supported. This Sunday saw the first cross country fixture of the season and a number of intrepid Green Army members made their way to Monmouth for the third GLCL XC fixture.
There Were Battles
There Was Mud
There Were Smiles
There Was Just 20 More Steps
There’s Always One That Loses Their Shoe
Trefil to Bedwellty Pits