Stourbridge RC were out in force again at the popular Blakedown Bolt. Runners took on the tough 10k, multi terrain course for the 11th year running. Previous winner Tom Isherwood started strongly but was unable to keep the pace of ex-Stourbridge runner, Nick Hardy and finished third in 38:09. Edd Davies finished in 42:17, followed by Rob Taylor in 42:27. Louise Collins was 3rd Lady in 45:40 closely followed by Chloe Pearson in 45:57. James Bellamy in 47:28, Keith Spokes 48:26, Alastair Mcintosh 48:33, Rob Moore in 49:10, Mark Lawton in 49:14, Rob Woodward in 49:15, Dave Sheppard in 50:37, Steve Moss in 53:06, John Coyne in 54:47, Paul Bradley in 54:48, Helen Evans in 56:38, Kay Crooke in 1:00:14, Duncan Evans in 1:08, Sue Dukes and Jackie Bevan finished together in 1:14:12.
As if one race wasn't enough, 24 hours prior to this Helen Evans also took part in the Baggeridge 5k and finished in 28:59.