BMC Gold Standard Races / Trafford Grand Prix – Stretford 31st May 2011

21/06/2011 – Steve Linsell
BMC 1500m A Race
Dale Worton ran a big season’s best 3.53.69 in 3rd place,close to his pb set here last year.
In 4th,Sam Bucknall sliced 4 seconds off his pb,going under 4 minutes for the first time with 3.56.10.
Gordon Benson went under 4 minutes for the 2nd time with a season’s best 3.57.43.
Grand Prix
Tom Mosley ran his first 100m of the season and was 6th in his heat in a time of 11.17s (-0.1m/s).
In the 1500m,Danny Davis ran 4.14.80 his first race at the distance this year,placing 10th in his heat,Rachael Dyson was 8th in her heat,a few seconds outside her season’s best with 4.58.44.
In heat 1 of the 3000m,Nick Hooker took 9 seconds off his previous best and moved several places up the all time list with 8.22.82 in 3rd place.
James Smith was just a hundredth of a second behind in 4th in a pb 8.22.83 and another jump up the rankings list.
In 7th place Carl Smith improved his pb by over 13 seconds with 8.30.49 and in 10th Alan Buckley ran his first 3000m of the season in 8.40.48.