Relay win for Blyth runners Abigail, Saul and Josh

The Blyth Running Club Junior Autumn Relay winning team Abigail Veitch, Saul Mitchell and Josh Chrisp.
The Blyth Running Club Junior Autumn Relay winning team Abigail Veitch, Saul Mitchell and Josh Chrisp.

Blyth Running Cub recently held the 13th running of the annual Junior Autumn Relays, with each team member having to run a distance of one mile.

On a clear, fine night there were 17 teams on the start line with the ages ranging from eight to 17.

The winning team was Abigail Veitch, Saul Mitchell and Josh Chrisp.

Veitch ran the first leg and had her team in first place as she passed onto Mitchell, who held onto the lead with Chrisp running the third leg.

The second placed team were Bethany Redpath, Chloe Barrass and Matthew Fairhurst.

Running the third leg for his team, Josh Fiddaman set the fastest time while his sister Abi set the fastest time by a girl.