Garscube runners set for season ahead

Two Garscube Ladies compete in the Beith Harriers new year road race run over a distance of 4-8 miles on Friday, January 2.

First home for the club in 17th position was Jill O’Neil in a time of 30mins 56secs, 22nd Marion Kelly (32-15).

At the GAA Miler meet held in the Emirates Arena on Saturday, January 3, Garscube athletes recorded some great times. Race J, Dave Dickson M55 finished 3rd in a time of (10-37-04). Race I, Elliot Duff U15, finished 6th in (10-21-31), 9th Jack Cuthbertson U15 (10-47-86). Race G: Rob McLennan M55 finished 3rd overall and 2nd in his age category to secure the Silver Medal in a time of 9-51-09.

And on Saturday, January 10 at the Scottish Athletics Inter-District Cross Country Championships, held in Holyrood Park, Edinburgh. Catriona Graves finished in seventh place (24.33) and first U20 woman in the Senior/Junior Womans race run over a distance of 6k. In the U13 Boys race over a distance of 3k, Jack

Trainer finished in 11th position in 13-18). U15 Boys race over a distance of 4k saw Cody Stevenson finished in 38th position in 19-35.

And on Sunday, January 11 competing in the Victoria Junior parkrun, Beth Trainer finished in 8th position in 10-22.