Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Andy Cox runs Scafell Pike Race and gets 3rd place "King of the Mountains"

Andy Cox completed the Scafell Pike Race in a highly impressive 8th place on Saturday. He covered the 4.5 mile race with 3,000 feet of climb (well it is England's highest point) in 1:03:54, less than 6 minutes behind the winner.
Andy seems to be enjoying it
Having also achieved high finishes for the Snowdon International, and Ben Nevis races he also made the podium for the King of the Mountains, a Trophy awarded to the highest finishes for the races up the tallest peaks in Wales, Scotland and England combined.
His prize was awarded than none other than Wasdale farmer and fell running great Joss Naylor
Results are here
On the way doon - Number 13 Lucky for Andy

Superb achievement, and he's doing the Two Breweries this weekend so we'll see if there's anything left in the tank!.
Scafell Pike summit - the roof of England

No comments: