DK hits the Black Country 10k

Run by Halesowen & Rowley Regis Rotary Club, around 20 athletes from DK Running Club participated in the Black Country 10k Road Run this weekend, around the streets of Halesowen Town Centre.  

First man home for DK was Gary Davies in 39.32, with Mark Garrett and Dave Hickman 2nd and 3rd, 44.58 and 45.33 respectively.

For the ladies, Jacqui Elson-Whittaker was the first lady home for the club in 51.47, with Paula Alder and Hannah Garbutt 2nd and 3rd in times of 52.49 and 56.50 respectively.

In other action, Samantha Hemming competed for the hoops in the Snickerthon Marathon at the Chasewater Country Park near Brownhills.

Gary Bonner represented Great Britain in the Euro Sprint Duathlon championships in Transylvania and finished in 8th place in his age category.