BATs and the Tavy 13

Taking part in last Sunday’s half marathon were nine members of Bere Alston Trekkers (BATs).

The course started at Tavistock College, wounds its way along Crease Lane before climbing up Mill Hill and around the clubs home turf of Mile Level before returning for a fast finish along Crowndale and a lap of the track

Making their debut for the club was Eleanor Butland.  Running the event for the second time and achieving a course personal best was Murray Turner who ran 6 minutes quicker, Ralph Elmes who was also first in his age group and Laurence Sargeant who was second in his age group.  Rachel Wood also ran a great race and achieved a distance personal best.  Also, a big well done to Pam, Dave, Julian and Paul on their times.

The Tavy 13 BATs are pictured (left to right): (back) Julian Setteringon 02.01.11, Rachel Wood 02.01.11, Murray Turner 01.41.09,  Paul Mingo 02.11.17, Pam Adams 02.03.38,
Dotty Allan (BATs support team), (front) Dave Adams 01.45.09 and Ralph Elmes 01.55.16. (Not pictured Laurence Sargeant 01.36.04 and Eleanor Butland 02.25.55).
Team Bat - Tavy 13