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Fetch North West Mile

Sat January 31 2009 Listed by Homer
28 Entrants Club PB SB Pred Time WAVA
baggio71 Loved it, never run properly on a track before so didnt know what to expect but great fun :)

And as for the cakes well what can I say :) Congleton Harriers 6:37 6:37 8:00 6:37 58.03
callycat Carneddau Triathlon Club 0 0 9:30 0.00
Cazmo A New PB really Pleased. Great organization too, Thank you. The cakes were great also. Basingstoke & Mid Hants AC, Congleton Harriers 8:02 8:02 9:20 8:02 52.26
cheshire lady Unaffiliated 8:22 8:22 8:30 8:48 47.90
Doctor K One recorded time only for one mile and that was when I was returning from injury so just jogged it -should be miles faster for this so PB an absolute certainty.
Good afternoon -clocked 7.25 (official time) so loads of points for everyone ! Bolton United Harriers & AC 7:25 7:25 7:30 7:25 57.19
Farnie Manchester Tri, Northern Sole 9:20 9:20 10:00 9:20 45.16
Homer FERC 5:45 5:45 5:59 5:45 65.92
hotrodjay not sure on time as  doinging runs at the mo but will give it a go Rossendale Harriers & AC 5:45 5:45 5:45 5:45 67.27
ian kewley never been officially timed over 1 mile but id love to go under 9 minutes. Unaffiliated 8:15 8:15 8:30 8:15 49.42
jennywren Sorry :( The wind was so cold I couldn't breathe properly. Unaffiliated 8:03 8:22 7:59 8:22 66.30
Jezzer Bang on the predicted time, but still think I could have run faster. Chorlton Runners 5:50 5:50 5:50 5:50 75.13
jolguk I should have tried harder, but a lovely day. Dragons RC 5:58 6:05 5:55 6:05 70.14
keelerunner So near, yet so far...  def PB next time!! Eastleigh RC, FELL PONIES 6:03 6:03 5:59 6:03 68.99
Kwaka Never done a timed mile, so here goes Stockport Harriers & AC 6:14 6:14 6:00 6:14 65.93
LorraineS I'm due a Manchester shopping trip ;-)
Train and accommodation now booked - I'm on my way
Starts counting green jelly babies for Barky Unaffiliated 7:44 8:23 8:20 8:23 57.96
M.U.D. Salford Metropolitan AC 8:33 8:33 9:00 8:33 58.15
ndellar If I can't do the Midlands mile on 24th Jan (I'm supposedly doing  XC championship race on the same day- well someones got to be at the back making mud pies) I might come to this - Its only a maybe at the moment though. Spa Striders RC 7:34 7:34 8:00 7:34 55.57
P.E... Unaffiliated 5:53 5:53 6:30 5:53 63.06
pato1967 Unaffiliated 5:58 0 0.00
RunningBob I'll be there with the young lady Bobs and maybe even Mrs Bob to make up the 4 x Bob relay.  My first FETCH event but I recognise a few of the usual suspects from Bramhall Park.  Sub 5 will be hard in cold weather.  Great fun - cold wind kept the times down.  SlimJim's suicidal Wilmslow RC 4:54 4:54 4:59 5:00 80.92
sLickster Blowing a gale and pretty nippy so decided to go for a 5.30. Was about 10th after first 150m! Paced exactly to plan until last 200m when noted Slowboy 25-30 metres in front of me so went flat out. 28 seconds later and I took him just before the line :P Hermitage Harriers RC, Midland Masters A C, Team derby runner 5:16 5:22 5:30 5:22 69.13
Spally I did the Sport Relief Mile so would be good to see how I get on in a proper mile race -provided I can sort out transport

What a superb day!  Was great meeting all you Fetchies and look forward to seeing you all at the next one :-) FERC 8:28 8:28 10:00 9:11 46.47
Steady Edina Bloody freezing first race I've ever run and I've not borken out into a sweat but loved it The Prestwich Plodders 8:15 8:15 10:00 8:51 49.17
Sushi. Had a great time. FERC, Cadence Tri 7:15 7:15 6:59 7:15 60.02
UltraDunc Only just ! would have preferred Garmin time of 5:47 but he's liar ! Maybe a 12.5 mile run the night before not such good preparation or the 5 mile recovery run in the morning , still I like testing myself ! Next time I'll rest a little and hope that there isnt a gale blowing :-)
Enjoy the credits whoever gambled on me and thanks for the confidence boost . Salford Metropolitan AC 6:03 6:03 5:59 6:03 68.99
Uniqua The Pink Knight Unaffiliated 6:35 6:35 6:30 6:35 64.50
wrexhamrob Buckley RC 6:49 6:50 7:59 7:19 58.44
XT2runner on target for 5.30 after 2 laps then faded with stomach cramps but this is a PB as I have never run this distance before. Will remember not to drink lucozade 5 mins before the start! Wirral AC 5:37 5:37 5:53 68.77

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  • On 15th Nov 2008 at 1:13pm, Uniqua The Pink Knight wrote: how do I predict a time? Am I stupid or just blonde.....? Would like to do it in about 6.30 ish, which should be feasible. Unless I have to bring the boy and do it with the running pram in which case it'll be more like 7 mins.

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