21 Sep

Shettleston Sweep Stirling

Runners in the City of Stirling 10K (Chris Upson)

Almost 800 runners took part in the City of Stirling 10K on Sunday with four competitors managing impressive sub 30min times. Shettleston Harriers celebrated a triple success, taking first, second and third place in the men's race.

Tsegezeab Woldemichael took first place in a time of 29:28, with team mates Teweldeberhan Mengisteab and last year's winner Tsegai Tewelde close behind and only a second apart, in 29:36 and 29:37. Also achieving a sub 30 minute time was Andrew Douglas of Inverclyde AC, in 29:46.

Winning the women's race was Sarah Inglis of Lothian RC in a time of 34:30, followed by Jennifer MacLean of Edinburgh AC and Fiona Matheson of Falkirk Victoria Harriers in 34:38 and 34:44. Finishing things off, were Fiona and Craig Allen in 1:17:56, with the mid point runner, Migual Merayo of Central AC finishing in 47:27.

The race was a fantastic success and organisers, Central AC, would like to congratulate all who took part. Full results can be found here. More photographs of the race from Chris Upson can be found here.