Your HoMNoM for June please! A very helpful summary is provided here by Helen Waddington:
Well done to everybody who has been putting the miles in this month - lots of racing with many Harriers completing the Harrogate District Race League and the summer evening fell races producing some great results. As always this is just to get the ball rolling and please feel free to chip in and add other names to the list - Facebook is the quick and easy way or email your nominations to Homnom@ilkleyharriers.org.uk
Jack Wood had another amazing month winning Otley Chevin fell race and taking third in Duddon Fell race (long) and then switching to the road to take 2nd place at Otley 10. Matthew Cox was 3rd in the Wharfedale Half as well as 7th at Beamsley Beacon fell race where 8 other harriers finished in the top 50 including Jane McCarthy who was 2nd lady. The ever popular Buckden Pike race saw 7 Harriers claiming top 30 places, Tom Adams took the club record for 5k at Barrowford Podium and Cameron Reilly ran an amazing 16.12 which is the second fastest time for his age nationally. Matt Newall also got a superb time of 16.08. Outi Kamarainen headed up North to complete the challenging Jura Fell Race and then went on to claim first female pair in the Highlander Mountain Marathon and 7th overall. Nick Pearce, Paul Calderbank and Alison Weston all took age category places at the Otley Chevin fell race. The ladies have been putting in great performances on the fells with Kate Archer, Chantal Busby, Alison Weston, Jann Smith and Mary Gibbons all competing throughout the month - often claiming team prizes. Congratulations all. Please take a few minutes to have a look on the website and pick out the people who have impressed you.