Big South Leeds contingent in the Leeds 10K

South Leeds runners were out in force at the Asda Foundation Leeds 10k on Sunday (7 July 2019).

As well as a great turn out from the South Leeds Lakers and Morley Running Club the Hunslet Rugby Foundation had a 30 strong team entered, including Hunslet RLFC legends Mick Coyle and Richie Baker.

There were some great performances on the day and a number of the runners were taking part in their first 10k after recently graduating from the Couch to 5k programme run by the Clubs. A special mention goes to the Lakers’ Jonathan Harding who finished in 16th place, a fantastic achievement in such a prestigious race.

There is a strong bond between the 3 organisations and they are joining forces with the South Leeds Sisters and Morley Triathlon Club to host the second Bah Humbug 10k on Sunday 8th December.  South Leeds United.

Jonathan Harding
Sharon Bottomley, Bernard Bentley, Ian Pickles and Hannah Marshall show off their finishers medals

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This post was written by Phil Hodgson

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