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Gold for Matthew and Andrew at the British Champs

Brown Clee Hill - April 30th / May 1st

Congratulations to Matthew Fellbaum and Andrew Gregory who have become the new British Champions in M18E and M80 respectively ...

02nd May 16

The 2016 British Championships were held on Brown Clee Hill in Shropshire over the Bank Holiday weekend (30th April/1st May). 

In the Long Distance Race, Matthew had an excellent run to win M18E with a time of 71:03, nearly two minutes ahead of Alex Carcas (INT). Harrison McCartney (OD) was 3rd.

In M80, Andrew finished three minutes ahead of Bill Vigar (QO) with Roger Baker (TVOC) in 3rd place.

In W75, Sue Birkinshaw gained a bronze medal, finishing 3rd behind Judith Goodair (EPOC) and Hilary Simpson (OD).

In the Relays, the W50 team of Heather Fellbaum, Jane McCann and Vicky Thornton finished in 3rd place behind teams from BOK and SROC.

Congratulations to them all.

Full results at

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