Burtonwood Community Centre
Off Chapel Lane
Note change of venue from previous years.
The Burtonwood 5 Mile Road race was run from 2005 to 2013. The race was run on an accurately measured 5 mile road course on country lanes in & around Burtonwood.
There was also a fun run which was approximately 1.8 miles (not accurately measured).
The 5 mile race was run under UK Athletics Rules. The minimum age for runners was 15 years old on race day.
The race was organised by Burtonwood Bridge ARLFC, assisted by Spectrum Striders Running Club.
Veteran's categories were in 10 year age bands, up to 55 for women and 60 for men.
Race HQ: The Bridge Inn, Burtonwood, Warrington, Cheshire. [This pub no longer exists.]
The race started and finished at the Burtonwood Bridge Inn and the race route was on country lanes in & around the area of Burtonwood.
It had a first lap of about 2¼ miles which came back past the pub, followed by a second lap of about 2¾ miles. Both laps were anti-clockwise.
To see the race route, click on the small map to the left.
|Year||Male winner||Club||Time||Female winner||Club||Time||Finishers||Last finisher|
|2013|| Matthew Smith|| South Cheshire Harriers||26:54|| Diane McVey|| Wilmslow RC||30:01||234||59:07|
|2012|| Daniel Bradford||Shettleston Harriers||25:50|| Louise Blizzard|| Belgrave Harriers||29:38|| 146 ||70:41|
|2011||Daniel Cliffe||Liverpool Harriers||25:32||Liz Whitfield||Spectrum Striders RC||30:25||107||54:50|
|2010||John Ashcroft||St Helens Sutton AC||26:52||Nabilah Salihi||Spectrum Striders RC||31:19||117||49:51|
|2009||Daniel Cliffe||Warrington AC||25:12||Nicola Bird||Ellesmere Port RC||30:14||145||58:34|
|*2008||Paul Sankey||Liverpool RC||*24:15||Jayne Taylor|| Wigan Phoenix RC||*29:01||134||49:20|
|2007||Mike Hatch||Sale Harriers Manchester||27:01||Sue Hool||Hoad Hill Harriers||31:40||120||59:34|
|2006||Gerry Healy||unattached||25:40||Debra Jones|| Wigan Phoenix RC||31:14||70||54:19|
|2005||Nick Jones||Salford Harriers & AC||25:15||Alison Hartopp|| Macclesfield Harriers AC||31:21||54||76:46|
* The runners followed a short course in 2008, approx. 4.6 miles.
Course record holders are shown in italics.
|Year||Male team||Female team|
|2013|| South Cheshire Harriers|| Wilmslow RC|
|2012||Spectrum Striders RC||Spectrum Striders RC|
|2011||St Helens Sutton AC||Spectrum Striders RC|
|2010||Warrington AC||Spectrum Striders RC|
|2009||Spectrum Striders RC||Spectrum Striders RC|
|2008||Spectrum Striders RC||Spectrum Striders RC|
|2007||Ellesmere Port RC|| (no teams)|
|2006|| Salford Harriers & AC||Spectrum Striders RC|
|2005||Spectrum Striders RC||(no teams)|