Chelmsford Athletics Club

Chelmsford Athletics Club News story

Five in action at Essex County 5K Championships

17 Jun 2022

The Essex County 5k championship was staged at Melbourne Park, and with 52 competitors turning out,  entrants were split into five races according to times.

The 'A' race featured two Chelmsford athletes - Ben Felton placed 5th with a time of 15m 13.6s, whilst David Fewell 8th (15m 25.1) proved to be the first veteran. 

The second race saw Luke Oliver winning in our club colours, with 15m 59.1 - with Ethan Reilly, an Under 20 competitor, 4th in 16m 45.8. Simon Knightsbridge - an Over 45 entrant, placed 3rd in his race in 18m 41.7s.

Report by Roy Meadowcroft