An excellently organised Berkeley 10K Road Race was greeted enthusiastically by around 300 entrants, thunder and showers abated in time for the start and running conditions were ideal apart from a brisk westerly wind. Garry Hughes had already created a gap at the front by the first quarter of a mile and extended his lead to a minute by mile three finishing over two minutes ahead of Robert Hayes in 33:10.

2011 Handicap Series

The Final handicap of took place on a windy and wet Autumnal evening on Tuesday the 07th. The conditions clearly suited Barry Topham who came in first 13 seconds in front of Chris Ashworth.

The final Club handicap took place on the 28th of September, and despite the ominous looking clouds 28 competitors turned up in the hope that the handicap would favour them. Gary Hughes showed everyone how it should be done cruising past all the field to come in first, having started last, in a fantastic time of 18:35.  Rachel Carter pipped Mike Trafford to second place by a mere 5 seconds, securing her overall victory in the handicap series.

 

 Dursley and District AC’s summer 10K Road race was held at Berkeley on Monday the 16.05. A  field of over 350 entrants turned out on a chilly blustery evening. Whilst the temperature was ideal for running the head wind over the last mile and a half was unwelcome. Garry Hughes continued his impressive form this season with a good win.  

Berkeley 10K 2010

Perfect running conditions greeted the 234 entrants to Dursley and District ACs 10K Event at Berkeley which is part of the.Gloucestershire AAA Road Race Series  A slight breeze and generally overcast conditions kept temperatures down. The first three runners came in under 32 minutes with Sebastian Duffy, formerly of Stroud, now running with Stoke finishing first in 31:35, closely followed by Steve Millward of Gloucester AC who ran a PB of 31:39.