THE short trip to Sefton Park in Liverpool proved successful for City of Chester Triathlon Club.
Seven members of Chester Tri Club took on the Liverpool and District Cross Country Championships and Kenny Begley was first man home over the muddy course, covering 9.8km in an excellent 39min 56sec.
He was followed by Mark Bennett (43:12), Phil Brown (43:32), Dave Taylor (44:29), Chris Morgan (45:18) and Sean Simmons (51:46).
Janet Taylor was the only Chester Tri girl brave enough to tackle the women’s race, producing a very respectable 41:42 for the 8.1km course.
Meanwhile in the Penmaenmawr fell race Daniel Craigen came an impressive 43rd in 1hr 33min 5secs over the 11-mile 1,500m climb course.
Peter Cobb was 50th in 1.35:23, Richard Webster finished 96th (1:41:31), Simon McAllister was 100th (1:41:43), Ian Parsons 121st (1:46:51) and Mia Young completed the course in 1:56:50 for 162nd place.