National Veterans 5km Road walk Championship, Horwich 15th Jun 14
The next day saw two Surrey men, Roger Michell and Shaun Lightman, up in Horwich near Manchester for the National Veterans 5km road walk championships. The weather conditions were cool with a slight drizzle. Roger was with a group of 4 people and at 4 km surged ahead to finish 6th while a little behind him, Shaun drew away from a group on the first lap and finished in 11th. In the age related competition Shaun was third. Shaun’s daughter Sarah competing for Leicester began conservatively and came through the field to finish 2nd lady behind Penelope Cummins in 30m 28s a personal best by 45secs.

6. R.Michell (Sy WC M65) 28 min 14 sec; 11. S.Lightman (Sy WC M70) 29 min 37 sec

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