Left to right….Jayne Le Noury, Olga Le Noury, Donna Allan and Marie Macdonald
Sunday December 11th 2016
Sarnia Walking Club
Canaccord Genuity Le Val des Terres Hill Climb
St Peter Port, Guernsey
Five seconds separate top 3 women
Only five seconds separated the top three women in the Canaccord Hill Climb up the Val des Terres over the 815 metres climb. The 51st edition of the event, held as customary with walkers going up the hill at one minute intervals, saw Donna Allan claim first place in 6.30 in the ladies section in her first hill climb
Down on their previous best times Marie Macdonald and Olga Le Noury finished in 6.32 and 6.35 respectively. Jayne Le Noury, as consistent as ever finished one second quicker than in 2015.
As expected the overall winner was Stuart Le Noury (centre) in 4.48, with his tenth Hill Climb win. Second quickest was course record holder Rob Elliott (Left), well behind in 5.48, followed by Kevin Le Noury ( right) in 6.05.
Phil Lockwood, Mick Le Sauvage and Dave Dorey completed the event in 4th, 5th and 6th in the mens section.
The next race is on Sunday December 18th at 9.30 am at the Imperial Hotel. Distance is three miles on the Rocquaine Circuit. Details from Jayne Le Noury, email@example.com.
Rob Waterman Hill Climb Shield
1 Stuart Le Noury M 4.48
2 Rob Elliott M55 5.48
3 Kevin Le Noury M55 6.05
4 Phil Lockwood M40 6.24
5 Mick Le Sauvage M75 7.19
6 Dave Dorey M65 8.09
Ladies Hill Climb Shield
1 Donna Allan W40 6.30
2 Marie Macdonald W40 6.32
3 Olga Le Noury W35 6.35
4 Jayne Le Noury W55 7.17