ATHLETICS: Alchester are prize guys

Alchester's (from left): Claire Court, Samantha Usher, Jenny McBain, Richard Gould and Lilla Somogyi

Alchester's (from left): Claire Court, Samantha Usher, Jenny McBain, Richard Gould and Lilla Somogyi

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ALCHESTER had a prize bonanza at the Waddesdon Manor Summer 5K.

Led home by vet 40 men’s winner Richard Gould, who came tenth, they also claimed four ladies’ trophies.

Gould clocked 17mins 27secs, while Jenny McBain (19.06) was the second lady in 26th.

McBain was only beaten by Sophie Carter, from Woodstock – the Belgrave Harriers athlete recording 17.59 for 15th.

Alchester’s Claire Court (21.56) was the first vet 35 lady home, while Samantha Usher took the vet 40 honours in 20.15.

Lilla Somogyi (22.29) completed the line up as Alchester were crowned ladies’ team champions.

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