He led a total finishing field of 269 home, in what has become a most popular event,
organised by Ashington Hirst Running Club.
Other Morpeth Harriers taking part were
James Johnson (15th) 42m32s, who was first Over 40 Man,
Helen King, who had an excellent run to finish eighteenth in 43m01s,
and was first Woman finisher, Hannah Rank (43rd) (3rd Woman) 47m18s,
and Shuna Rank (87th) (18th Woman) (4th O/50) 53m06s.