Shaun sets the pace

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SEVEN Boston and District AC distance runners competed in the Woodhall Spa 10k road race on Sunday.

Highest finisher for the Gold Tops was Shaun North who was 19th overall recording 35mins 57secs to claim fifth place in the Veteran Mens 40 category.

Shrugging off the effects of a strenuous track and field programme at Doncaster the previous day Jose`Ferreira was the second BADAC runner across the finish line clocking 36mins 22secs in 21st place to achieve 13th position in the Men’s section.

Veteran 40 Denis Rainbow also managed a good recovery from his North of England Track and Field League exertions earlier in the weekend to record 38 mins 36secs for 45th position overall and 11th in the Vet 40 category.

David Johnson was 23rd in the Veteran Mens 50 category finishing 248th overall in a time of 45mins 36secs and Tony Tomlin claimed 79th place in the Men’s 40 age group crossing the line in 496th position in 51mins 51secs.

Di Gill was ninth in the Female Veteran 45 category recording 53mins in 545th place and Ken Townsend achieved 25th position in the Men’s Veteran 60 section finishing in a time of 55mins 15secs and 632nd overall.