a time of 17mins 25secs behind Ashington's Kurt Heron who clocked 15mins 55secs
and Morpeths U17 athlete Connor Marshall finished 4th (17:54).
At the Newcastle event, sisters Lorna and Catriona Macdonald occupied the first two places in
the Womens' race clocking 19mins 13secs and 19mins 19secs, respectively.
Report by Les Venmore