Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Ellie Sutcliffe had a few hills to deal with in a race at Crewkerne, writes Dave Eveleigh.
In fact there is a special prize for first male and female to the top of an initial lung-bursting ascent which Ellie took away.
Even more impressively Ellie hung on to finish 11th overall and first female by some distance, despite having to get to the top of that early hill again, this time form the other side.
Ellie expressed some disappointment at missing the 40 minute cut by just 17 seconds, but if running races had par figures like golf holes this sound s like it would be par six