Race: 14th August 2008

Chris Russell (Fife AC) took his seventh Summer Mid-Week Series title in the last eight years winning the fifth and final race of the season at Balmullo. Russell pulled ahead in the Balmullo Trail Race as the route climbed towards the summit of Lucklaw Hill chased by Dave Burgess (Anster Haddies). Russell teased out a twenty-one seconds advantage over the return journey to the finish at Balmullo Farm covering the 4.8 miles in 29 minutes 58 seconds with Burgess clocking 30.19. Brian Cruickshank (Fife AC) followed an isolated third, first veteran, in 31.24. Helen Sharpe added the women’s series title to her recent Tour of Fife crown placing 14th overall, first female in 34 minutes 14 seconds. Fife AC colleagues Jennifer Macmaster 20th and Morgan Geddes 30th followed second and third females respectively.

Position Runner Club Category Time
1 C Russell Fife AC MS 29.58
2 D Burgess Anster Haddies MS 30.19
3 B Cruickshank Fife AC MV40 31.24
4 D Anderson Fife AC MV40 32.12
5 B Aitken Fife AC MV40 32.34
6 M Laing Fife AC MV50 33.03
7 M Buchan Fife AC MJ 33.06
8 A Robinson Dundee Hawkhill MS 33.07
9 B Smith Fife AC MS 33.16
10 M Mitchell Fife AC MV40 33.18
11 T Scott Fife AC MV50 33.31
12 R Davidson Dundee RR MV50 33.47
13 G Pryde Lomond HR MV50 34.07
14 H Sharpe Fife AC FS 34.14
15 C Love Dundee Hawkhill MS 34.29
16 L Anderson Fife AC MV45 34.47
17 R Kennedy Dundee RR MV45 35.06
18 S Reid Fife AC MS 35.28
19 A Main Dundee Hawkhill MV45 35.32
20 Jennifer Macmaster Fife AC FS 35.36
21 C Brown Fife AC MV40 35.49
22 S Kerr Dundee Hawkhill MV50 35.52
23 D T Shepherd Fife AC MV40 35.56
24 C Pearson Unatt. MS 36.12
25 A Wilson Fife AC MS 36.18
26 D Fields Dundee RR MS 36.19
27 T Ross Fife AC MV60 36.23
28 R Shaw Fife AC MV50 37.04
29 I Mitchell Carnegie MV50 37.16
30 M Geddes Fife AC FS 37.45
31 D Robertson Fife AC MV45 37.49
32 G Kay Unatt. MV45 38.02
33 A McLeod Fife AC MV60 38.17
34 J McPherson Fife AC MS 38.29
35 S Leckie Fife AC MV45 38.37
36 L Provan Fife AC FS 38.39
37 S Barnett Anster Haddies MV45 38.43
38 I Hawkins Fife AC MV45 38.46
39 S Graves Fife AC MV60 38.49
40 D Beggs Fife AC MS 39.04
41 F Frame Tayside Orienteers MV50 39.59
42 B Simpson Anster Haddies MV55 40.09
43 J Close Fife AC MV50 40.20
44 C Fortune Unatt. FS 40.31
45 B Smith Unatt. MV50 40.36
46 H Ritchie Fife AC FV45 40.48
47 D Shepherd Fife AC MV45 41.11
48 S Davison Fife AC MV55 41.22
49 C Oliver HBT MV60 41.28
50 J Keenlyside Fife AC MV55 41.32
51 N Harrison Unatt. FS 41.36
52 J Scott Fife AC FV55 41.43
53 D Newsom Fife AC MV40 41.51
54 S McHugh Fife AC FS 42.06
55 G Steel Unatt. MV40 42.09
56 B Thornton Fife AC MV50 42.19
57 G Laycock Fife AC MV40 42.21
58 A Gibson Anster Haddies MV55 42.24
59 F Walker Fife AC FV40 42.43
60 Liz Killean Fife AC FV40 42.46
61 L Rhone Fife AC MV40 42.59
62 A Laidlaw Fife AC FS 44.33
63 I Hilditch Helsby MV65 44.42
64 I Atherton Fife AC MS 45.59
65 C Melville Fife AC FV65 46.15
66 C Horsburgh Fife AC FV45 46.28
67 B Stark Fife AC MV65 47.35
68 S Bennison Fife AC FS 47.55
69 G Keith Unatt. FS 48.38
70 J Scott Fife AC MV65 48.54
71 T Chalmers Anster Haddies FS 48.56
72 R Hilditch Fife AC MV60 49.25
73 M Dean Fife AC MV60 49.53
74 M Robertson Dundee RR FV60 50.00
75 A Robertson Fife AC MV65 50.02
76 G Bennison Fife AC MV60 50.30
77 W Bullard Unatt. FV40 51.03
78 R Morrison Fife AC MV60 51.14
79 J Murray Anster Haddies FV45 51.37
80 K Shepherd Anster Haddies FV35 52.47
81 D Hay Anster Haddies FV40 54.01
82 J Askey Fife AC FV65 57.45
83 J Henderson Fife AC FV40 63.34
84 S Bayne Fife AC FV40 63.34
85 M Ingledew Fife AC FV40 66.44