WITH the Spring season of road races now well and truly underway, the last 10 days saw a number of races involving Cheadle Running Club members.
Last Wednesday was the staging of the annual Clayton 10k road race, in which Jason Mould was the first club runner to finish in 41:52.
Mick Beardmore winning the MV60 age group in 42:40.
Other members who finished were Bill McAuliffe 48:16, Rachel Beardmore 49:59 - a personal best time - Liz Clutton 50:30 and Craig Carpenter 53:53.
Dave Allen finished third in the Strawberry 5 race the previous Saturday, clocking 30:07, and also won the MV40 age group.
Other club runners competing were: Ben Jackson 34:14, Mick Beardmore 34:17, Bill McAuliffe 37:52, Liz Fox 41:14, Sarah West 43.:37 and Susan Jackson 53.17.
Seven Cheadle club members also competed in the recent Market Drayton 10k.
Mark Harrison headed the times with 45:59, followed by Carl Rushton 47:42, Craig Carpenter 54:05. Andrea Rushton 60:19, Laura Hall 61:44, Tracey Pickford 62:27 and Martin Bostock 61:37.