Blackwell Dairy 15K report
Results for the Blackwell Dairy 15K have been posted.
Hans Aabye of Merritt finished first overall, in a time of 53:18 and chocked up his fifth series overall win this year, while bettering his last years time by three and a half minutes. Greg Johnson of Vernon, last year's overall winner, also bettered his previous time and took second with a clocking of 54:52. Perry Grunenberg of Kamloops ran third in 59:40.
Yvonne Timewell of Kamloops, repeated her last year's Blackwell performance and led the way for the women finishing in 1:04:08. Kelowna runners, Cindy Rhodes and Tracie Green took the remaining overall medal positions finishing in 1:05:16 and 1:08:16.
In the women's age-graded category Cindy Rhodes (F50-54) took top spot for the third time this year with an a-g time of 57:38. Yvonne Timewell (F35-39) was second in 1:02:13 and Lauralee Welder (F50-54) of Kelowna finished third 1:03:09.
For the men Jack Miller of Kamloops, bested the age-graded field by three minutes finishing with a calculated time of 49:36. Salmon Arm's Roy Dagneau (M70-74) took second in 52:34 and Hans Aabye's (M20-29) 53:18 finish netted third.