Freedom's frosty fun in Royston

PUBLISHED: 11:23 20 February 2017 | UPDATED: 11:23 20 February 2017

Freedom Tri's runners in Royston

Freedom Tri's runners in Royston


Sunday saw the last of the Run Herts Cross Country League series being played out on the frozen slopes of Royston.

The five-mile off road course saw 19 clubs take on the snowy challenge, and these included Freedom Tri.

First home for Freedom was James Parsons in 57th place in a time of 41 minutes 29 seconds while Gareth Charles came home in 68th place in 42:40.

Other Freedom times: 106th Chris Clark 45:41; 152nd Paul Fairchild 48:47; 179th Jenny Cotter 51:20; 210th Mark Allen 54:31; 213th John Philips 54:41; 221st Angela Philips 56:04; 222nd Matt Cotter 56:17; 232nd Emma Kinsey 56:55; 249th Monica Corcoran 58:23.

The cumulative series results ensured that Freedom’s Tracey Palmieri came second in her age group – a fantastic third year in the top three.

The ladies’ vets team came away with the 2016-2017 trophy for third place in the series.

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