Celebrate – Awards Night – 14 December 2013
Some 50 of
Wimborne Athletic Club’s Road Runners held their annual Awards Evening
and Christmas Party on Saturday at the Wimborne Town Football Club.
Hutchings family were the outstanding performers with awards going to
Sharon who at 17 won the best under-40 woman trophy, John at 21 best
under-40 man, Gerry best man over-60 and his wife, Lynn overall best
lady! Sharon is currently training to be a jockey in Newmarket and had
to miss out on the presentation.
Swindlehurst took the ‘Marathon Runner’ award for his outstanding win in
the North Dorset Village Marathon earlier in the year. Steve Wyatt won
the club’s Men’s Championship and was also awarded the ‘Roadmaster
Trophy’ for the racing mileage covered. The Frampton Cup was awarded to
Jeff Hinsley for his leadership in organising the Wimborne 10 in
November. Other age-group trophies were won by Rachel Gladdis, Wendy
Kennedy, Annie Dougall and Robin Hughes.
John, Lynn and Gerry Hutchings
with their trophies