Auckland Road Championships
Auckland Road Championships, Bruce Pulman Park, Takanini – 20 August 2023
Katrina Andrew national 10km road champion in 2019 won the senior women’s title in a PB 35:20. Jess Wright was second in 37:11 and Olivia Gold third in 39:27.
Liam Bird won the senior men’s title. The 71m half marathon and 15:28 5000m runner clocked a PB 32:45 to head in Louis Young who also ran a PB of 33:10.
Lisa Cross was the fastest master woman over 5km in 19:13 and Rodwyn Isaacs was the best of the master men over 10km in 33:06.
Senior 10km: Liam Bird (North Harbour Bays) 32m 45s PB 1, Louis Young (NHB) 33m 10s PB 2, Richmond Walker (Whippets) 34m 11s 3.
Masters 10km: Rodwyn Isaacs (Pakuranga) 33m 6s 1, Nick Moore (Owairaka) 33m 10s 2, Mark Boyce (Whippets) 33m 32s 3.
Under-20 8km: Charles Buchanan (Whippets) 26m 28s 1, Dion Wallwork (Pakuranga) 28m 34s 2, Thomas Forrest-Dawson (Oratia) 29m 47s 3.
Under-18 6km: Ben Oxford (Pakuranga) 19m 25s 1, Joshua Gordon-Glassford (Whippets) 19m 51s 2, Connor Boulton (Pakuranga)19m 53s 3. 5km race walk: Richie Trathen (Pakuranga) 26m 20s 1.
Under-16 4km: Nikko Kelly (Oratia) 13m 38s 1, Noah Lazayres (Auckland City Athletics) 13m 44s 2, Samuel Rickerby (ACA) 13m 50s 3. 3km race walk: Drew Smal (Pakuranga) 23m 28s 1.
Under-14 3km: Kona Kelly (Oratia) 10m 24s 1, Oliver McGuinness (Pakuranga) 10m 40s 2, Tighe Healy (Papakura) 10m 44s 3.
Senior 10km: Katrina Andrew (Whippets) 35m 20s PB 1, Jess Wright (NHB) 37m 11s 2, Olivia Gold (NHB) 39m 27s 3.
Masters 5km: Lisa Cross (TTT Runners) 19m 13s 1, Rachel Penney (Pakuranga) 19m 52s 2, Pip Tuckey (TTT) 19m 57s 3.
Under-20 5km: Amelia Green (NHB) 18m 8s 1, Charlotte Brown (Glen Eden) 18m 40s 2, Olivia Rooney (Whippets) 19m 20s 3.
Under-18 5km: Scarlett Robb (ACA) 17m 37s 1, Sascha Letica (Takapuna) 17m 48s 2, Zara Pomfret (ACA) 18m 15s 3. 5km race walk: Yandri Fourie (Pakuranga) 32m 20s 1.
Under-16 4km: Imogen Barlow (Pakuranga) 14m 34s 1, Denika Clooney (TTT) 14m 52s 2, Greta Hunter (ACA) 15m 19s 3. 3km race walk: Ruby Walsh (RWA) 23m 10s 1.
Under-14 3km: Ray Zhang (Owairaka) 10m 52s 1, Leah Marais (Pakuranga) 10m 58s 2, Morgan Day (Pakuranga) 11m 19s 3. 3km race walk: Day 23m 5s 1.
Photos Courtesy of Petro Geldenhuys