Torbay AC won several prizes across the age categories and teams, including Peter Monaghan 1st MV/50, Betsy Bebbington 1st FV/50, Sara Crozier 2nd FV/50. The Senior men’s team finished 3rd (Peter Monaghan, Kevin Fine, Sonny Harvey, Martyn Breslan) The Veteran male took 2nd prize (Peter Monaghan, Martyn Breslan, Steve Weeks, Anthony Raine) The Senior female team 3rd (Betsy Bebbington, Sara Crozier, Tessa Hearfield)
Five Torbay A.C. Athletes competed in the South West Vets Cross Country Championships at Sidford, which attracts some of the best over 35 year old runners in the region. The course is a relatively flat 6 km course organised by Torbay A.C’s Bill Valentine, the Torbay team did their club proud with Martyn Breslan and Anthony Raine collecting prizes by finishing 3rd in their Age Categories also Irene Hewings finishing 4th and Steve Weeks 5th in their age categories. Sadly Andy Park had to retire from the race, but provided much needed support and encouragement from the sidelines.
On the day results:
Ladies & Men’s Vets (6000 metres) – 8 Martyn Breslan (24.26) – 13 Steve Weeks (24.47) – 18 Anthony Raine (26.04) – 51 Irene Hewings (33.43).