Midsummer 5 Road Race

Runners for this year’s Midsummer 5 Road Race encountered the hottest conditions in the 30-year history of the race but battled nevertheless to some fast times. With the course encompassing a lap of the Goodwood Motor circuit, the field was led off from the start once again by local favourite James Baker with fellow veteran Julian Manning from Denmead Striders and Chichester club mate Conrad Meagher offering the nearest challenge. With both the top two now in the over 40 age group, they still showed the way to their younger rivals and when they arrived back at Lavant Village Green after a hard 5 miles of effort it was the familiar sight of James who had opened a clear lead to cross the line in 26.41. Julian Manning was just under a minute further back in 27.35 with Conrad Meagher a few seconds adrift in 27.48.

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Mid Summer 5 2015 Entry Form

Summer is now so close that the Mid Summer 5 Entry Form is now available to download. Read more