This year's race as last year was won by Mike Jefferies of Billingham Marsh House Harriers in a time of 76.58. Second overall and first M40 was Simon Ryecroft of Pocklington Runners (85.23), with York Acorn Running Club's Chris Puolton, 3rd in 85.55.
The first lady and 14th overall was Cathy Wood of Bridlington Road Runners in 1.31.20.
As far as my age group is concerned, unattached runner, Robert Barker took first place with 1.38.06, while finishing 25th overall. Not far behind finishing in 28th place with a time of 1.38.22 was Mike Pullon of Pocklington Runners. My 44th placing with 1.45.35 bringing me home as 3rd M55.
Meanwhile, another 'Wolds' regular Andrew Meskimmon of Dewsbury Road Runners had another fine run (89.37) for 8th place overall and first M50.