Bedford Harriers A.C.


 

 

 

2000 Road Race Championship

Final Positions

(2000 Road Race Results)

Men: Women

MEN

2000 Road Race Championship:Men

The winner of the menís 2000 road race championship was Martin Leach. Martinís overall score for the 10-race championship came out at 787.7 or an average of 78.8 age graded points per race. Martinís best age graded performance, almost 82% of world class standard, was in the St Ives 10k. This is the first time that Martin has won the road race championship.

Steve Gaunt came second in the championship in 2000 with a overall score of 745.7. Steveís best run was in the Blisworth 5k when he produced a age graded time equal to more than 77% of the world class standard.

Colin Bennetts gained third place in the championship with an overall age graded score of 733.7. Colinís best performance was in the Corby 5. His time of 31:51 was, on an age graded basis, equivalent to more than 76% of world class

 

 

Races Run

Points

1) Martin Leach

10

787.7

2) Steve Gaunt

10

745.7

3) Colin Bennetts

10

733.7

4) Graham Bufton

10

727.2

5) Brian McCallen

10

723.8

6) George Armstrong

10

707.2

7) Paul Langford

9

694.5

8) Brian Cornwall

9

622.6

9) Tony Parello

9

618.2

10) Jack Chana

10

614.6

11) Tony Barnes

8

595.5

12) Kevin Willett

8

593.1

13) Bill Billington

8

590.5

14) Dave Bithell

10

586.5

15) Malcolm McEwen

10

586.4

16) Colin Tranter

8

582.0

17) Zac Hollis

9

568.6

18) Neil Lovesey

8

566.1

19) Kevin Bullard

10

539.2

20) Richard Piron

7

533.8

21) Bill Bethune

9

514.2

22) Iain Booth

9

508.5

23) Steve Crane

9

492.2

24) Matt Burgin

7

487.1

25) Derek Morrison

8

481.1

26) Paul Roberts

7

459.6

27) Barry Bright

7

450.6

28) Mark Cook

7

437.9

29) Matt Hollis

8

388.9

Women

Women

Races Run

Points

2000 Road Race Championship:Women

Christine Armstrong has won the ladies road race championship for the fifth successive year. Christine accrued 718 age graded points from her ten races just four ahead of Avril Thomas. One of Christineís best runs of the year was the Blisworth 5k. Her time of 21:28 equated to almost 74% of world class pace.

The majority of Avrilís ten races were run at 70% or more of world class standard. Avrilís best aged graded performance, almost 74% of world class pace, was the Bedford 6. Her time was 39:13.

Teresa Munns achieved an overall age graded score of 704 from her 10 qualifying races. Teresaís best performance was at the Blisworth 5. Her time of 36:45 equated to almost 73% of the world class standard.

 

1) Christine Armstrong

10

718.5

2) Avril Thomas

10

714.9

3) Teresa Munns

10

704.3

4) Deirdre Bethune

10

668.4

5) Lesley Barnes

10

598.6

6) Veronica Singleton

8

571.8

7) Jackie Bullard

9

513.7

8) Iva Barr

7

443.7