Distance Running News, 18-20 December

Phil Wylie made it two wins out of two in Cheltenham colours as he won the Saltwell 10k in Gateshead to add to his recent Birmingham Cross Country League victory. On a very challenging course Wylie took the win in 31:50 for a 34 second victory over Morpeth’s Richard Morrell. Earlier in the week Steve Maguire seat a PB of 29:56 as he finished eleventh in the Weston Prom 5 mile road race. At the Cheltenham parkrun Ben Williams claimed his second event win with a time of 18:17 on the longer winter course whilst Ian Giles placed fifth in 19:20. Michael Horrocks (20:20) and Mike Ede (21:02) followed before Agata Giles was the fifth lady home in 22:25.