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From the Photos page

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Alport on Thursday 19th August 2004

Another good turnout with quite exceptional weather. A warm and humid but dry evening soon turned black when a large thunderstorm swept in from Kinder. The leaders just managed to get into the forest above Snake as the rain and lightning started. Unfortunately, for those still on the moor above Combs Rocks things became a little nervy with several lightning strikes onto the moor. Roy not-so-big-Small was soon to be seen doing a 180 and retreating to the woods above Alport to sit it out and others made similar retreats. I suspect that this particular 'obstacle' will remain a talking point of this race for some years.

As for the race itself, the organiser managed to fend off his younger rivals and win for the nth year. The race remains a classic, demanding skills in ascent, descent, flat fast running and heather bashing - a descent memory of the route also helps as many discovered when entering the woods at the end to discover a vast felled area and missed the path back to the finish.
29 starters
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PosNameTimeClubCatComment
4Pete Hodges01:13:06   
19Richard Egiburu01:34:43   
7Mark Bown01:19:46   
8Dave Miller01:22:21   
25Dave Bollington01:38:48   
2Neil Northrop01:09:43Dark PeakM 
16Rob Smith01:34:28Dark PeakM 
3David Taylor01:12:54Dark PeakM 
5Roger Woods01:13:48Dark PeakM 
12Adam Jackson01:27:40Dark PeakM 
26Tim Ray01:39:22Dark PeakM 
1Tim Tett01:06:40Dark PeakMV401st V40
20Martin Payne01:36:31Dark PeakMV40 
10Paul Sanderson01:23:47Dark PeakMV40 
13Bob Berzins01:34:02Dark PeakMV40 
15David Holmes01:34:23Dark PeakMV45 
6Tim Hawley01:14:34Dark PeakMV45 
22Roger Slater01:37:41Dark PeakMV45 
21Maurice Musson01:36:39Dark PeakMV50 
27Roy Small01:42:00Dark PeakMV50