Mt Ainslie Run Up and Power Walk
2.3 km, ACT
Tuesday 6 November 2012
Weather: 29 degrees, hot and windy.
Olliffe celebrates 100th run
Pic: Tony Olliffe completing his 100th Run Up
Mt Ainslie Run Up stalwart Tony Olliffe celebrated his 100th Mt Ainslie Run Up on Melbourne Cup Day with a strong mid-field run of 16 mins 36 secs. Australian Mountain Running Championship silver medallist Mark Bourne put in a solid training run in the windy, hot conditions in 11.35 and Stuart Doyle was runner up in 12.19. Simon Claringbold was sore before the start from hard mountain biking and running legs in Sunday’s Triple Triathlon and ran more than a minute slower than normal in 14.47 for third.
World Championship representative Louise Sharp was the only female runner and just did a warm up run before a cross country race later in the day at Stromlo Forest Park.
Males: 1 Mark Bourne 11.35, 2 Stuart Doyle 12.19, 3 Simon Claringbold 14.47, 4 Laurent Rossignol 15.07, 5 Trevor Jacobs 15.33, 6 Peter Burke 15.45, 7 Tony Olliffe 16.36, 8 Nick Bachmann 18.57, 9 Craig Wurtz 19.29, 10 Tony Beasley 19.46, 11 Chris Withington 20.32, 12 Andrew Bowman 20.51, 13 Michael Burt 21.09, 14 Eric Wainwright 23.40.
Females: 1 Louise Sharp 17.36.