Saxons at the Lakes 5 Days event
Podium place for Jeremy Oldershaw
19 Saxons braved the technically challenging terrain in the Lakes.
Best results were:
Jeremy Oldershaw 1st in M80
Brendon Howe 3rd in M45S
Alison Howe 4th in W45L
Beryl Pring 6th in W70L
Roger Prring 7th in M70L
Austin Howe 11th in M12A
Ffion Bricknell 17th in W14A on her first Lakeland experience
Mike Solomon, Mike Perry (M70L) and Alan Hickling (M50L) were in the top half of the finishers on their courses.The rest of us did not do quite as well!!
Rowan and Jerry Purkis made their last appearance as Saxons, moving to LOK now that they are established in the Lakes. Their final task as Saxons was to host a sociable BBQ at their home.
The Lakes 5 days event occurs every 4 years sandwiched between the Scottish 6 days (which is held every 2 years) and the Welsh 5 Days (Scottish, Welsh, Scottish, Lakes). If you fancy some more technical orienteering that that in the SE these are the ones to aim for.
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