BBQ Stakes 27 th April 2011
Today's stakes saw 41 participants, with Nick Walshe being the last to arrive, and change his shoes just in the "nick" of time to start from his 20 minute start time handicap.
Angie Bennett took over the time keeping from Bill Bennett, half way through the start group sendoffs to allow Bill Bennett, last week's winner to warm up and compete.
Terry Levings finished 8th, Garry Bowen 34th, Kevin Chapman 35th, Anne Young 36th, Talwar Singh 39th, Roger Pilkington 40th, Ian Hore stone last 1n 41 st.
Garry Lee was awarded his 400th run T-Shirt having a PB of 19:23 way back in 1980.
Carolyne Kramar was mentioned as having a PB of 25:21, and is becoming more regular with the BBQ Stakes, she is off this weekend to complete the Nail Can Hill Run in Albury together with Bob Harlow, Rad Leovic, Jim White, Anne Young, Dianna Schneider.
Anne Young reported that she will have completed 60 Half Marathons, when she completes the Canberra half Marathon in a couple of weeks time.
The winner today was Jim white, on 40:02 over the line, he has 148 runs with a P.B. of 24:26, and 2 wins, 48 runs since his last win. Raymond Chao was second and Andrew Guild third.
Last week's fastest were Julie Quinn and Greg Regester.
John Barret's son was first over the line today just pipping his father in a sprint finish.