Ah went to Blaydon Races, ‘twas on the ninth of Joon
Ah me lads, ye shudda seen us gannin’ … all 23 of us (a JJ record at Blaydon I’m sure)
We flew past Airmstrang’s factory, and up to the “Robin Adair” …. We flew across the Chain Bridge reet into Blaydon toon …
… to an outstanding sub-32 chip time (31.59) by Kleo Tabaku our first lad hame who was swiftly followed by Vincent McCormack (33:31), Robert Willers (33:57), Paul Waddell (34:36) and Marcus Clarke (34:49).
Geoff Blair brought the first of the gadgies home at 35:01 followed by Simon Wells (35:52), then one of the lads, Alex Ramshaw (36:48), and the third gadgie, Philip Haslam (36:54).
Then the first of the lasses Kate Black (38:58), followed by Jo Kilner (39:37), Lottie Rhodes (40:28), Penny Hunter (40:57)
and then ….
41:01 Ian Mcdonald
42:40 David Newman
43:20 Izzy Chen
43:25 Nina Walton
43:29 Kate Winstanley
45:07 Thai Truong
45:20 Carl Johnson
45:23 Kari Best
46:15 Rosie England
48:13 Alex Dyter
Excellent running by all, on a warm summers afternoon (well early evening!)