Over 70 Stragglers chose to run off any Christmas Day excess in the Cabbage Patch four mile race on Boxing Day. The first seven finishers in a field of 126 were all Stragglers with Pete Gregorowski crossing the line first in a time of 22:19. Eliza Hawthorn was fastest female finisher with a time of 22:48, and finished third just 17 seconds behind brother Sam.
Daniel Street of 26.2 was fastest junior, finishing 9th in 21:55, while Mike Bangham won the Golden Boot trophy for services to running. He finished within the hour in a time of 58:43 and in123rd place.
The event was included in the club Winter Grand Prix so aa club members who raced or volunteered earnt at least 10 points.
Phil Davies congratulates first finisher Pete Gregorowski
Eliza Hawthorn was the fastest woman
Three generations of the Thompson family participated