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The Thirsk Weekly News is a family-owned paper for Thirsk and the surrounding area

Thirsk and Sowerby Harriers...

16th July, 2022.

Race 3 of the Dave Parry Summer Fell Race Series was the Commondale Beacon, with 6 members tackling the 8 mile race with 1,000 ft of climb.

On a coolish, dry evening, the race began from the village hall, (and if you've driven through Commondale you will know the climb out of the village,) before turning on to grassy tracks and moorland trails.

Tom Levi, 2nd in the early stages, tried to keep the leader in sight as he hadn't recce'd the course, but was eventually overtaken by a couple of other runners and disaster struck when he was about 400m from the finish........

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