11:11am Thursday 26th September 2013
DUDLEY and Stourbridge Harriers saw their Midland Six Stage Road Relay challenge collapse at Sutton Park this week when the club failed to finish the event.
Paul Waby got the DASH charge off to a fine start by clocking 20 minutes and 24 seconds for the opening 3.6-mile leg bringing his side back home in 38th place from the 100 teams taking part.
He proved the club’s quickest runner on the day and he clocked the 140th fastest time from the 560 runners taking part.
Jordan Smith ran 24.47 for the second leg as DASH dropped to 68th, handing over to Dave Ratcliffe who ran 21.23, He was followed by Scott Parker, who clocked 22.12, bringing the side back to 53rd place.
He handed over to Andy Mason, who ran 25.54.
However, but DASH failed to complete the final leg as Lee Slater aggrevated a tendon injury while warming up and proved unable to take part.
This Sunday, DASH host their final track meeting of the season when the 25th anniversary of the Claire Powell Memorial Meeting takes place at The Dell Stadium.
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