Seniors take gold and silver at the North West Road Relays

Report: Dave Turnbull -

Stockport Harriers Ladies' Road Relay Squad were emphatic winners of the North West Road Relays at Sefton Park, Liverpool on Saturday by over 4 minutes from Salford Harriers in second.

The team was led out by Jessica Coulson who opened up a huge lead on leg one and recorded the fastest leg of the day in the process in 17-50 for the 5.5km course. Carmen Anthony held the lead with a 21-04 and Elle Baker came home in 17-56 for second fastest of the day.

The B-team of Carla Stansfield 19-58, Louise Harrison 25-54 and Estelle Chapman 26-27 finished 18th.

The Senior Men's squad finished in second, Danny James 17-31 handed over to Jame Scott-Buccleuch who ran well to finish 7th on 17-23 before handing over to Steve Vernon who moved the team up to 3rd in the third fastest leg of the day in 16-16 and Andy Nixon overhauled Liverpool Harriers to take the team in to silver medal position at the finish in 17-03.

The Men's B-team of Jack Morris 17-28, Phil Burns 19-16, Nigel Harrison 23-13 and Adrian Nutter 19-19 were in the top twenty teams.

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