Twelve Harriers took part in the 5.2 mile penultimate Borders League Race at New Brighton on Sunday.

Ben Lightowler led the men home in 29m 55s for 19th overall just ahead of Jodi Waters running 30m 19s for 22nd position. Rich Wilyman ran 30m 54s (34th) followed by Rob Armstrong finishing in 31m 38s (45th) and Darren Blazier running 31m 52s (48th). James Salt finished in 33m 13s (71st) with Mark Mayers just 2 places back running 33m 22s (74th). Grahame Shone completed another strong team performance with a run of 39m 38s (162nd).

Rachel Shipley led the ladies home in 39m 23s for 158th overall and 23rd lady. Carol Willgoose, currently leading the FV55 category, ran 39m 44s for 1st FV55 (165th/26th lady). Chris Birch won her age group to take the lead in the FV60 category, finishing in 40m 38s (177th/33rd lady). Deedee Plamperova crossed the line in 47m 43s (222nd/58th lady).