SOUTH Cheshire Harrier Mike Hatton secured third place overall in the Grand Prix Park series Over 40s category at Hanley.
Conditions were tough across the three-mile course but Hatton was not deterred, coming home in 17 minutes 21 seconds last week. The result made him fourth in his category on the day, and third throughout the series. Other club results included Martin Stirna (23:06), Colin Earp (23:17) and Gael Earp (25:19).
Meanwhile, six Harriers participated in the fast flat Birchwood 10K country race on last Sunday.
Jason Dix came home in a speedy 42:43, while other results were: Charlie Rowlands (44:04), Martin Stirna (47:00), Steve Hay (48:30), Stella Anderson (57:55) and Anne Garnett (68:51).