Duo complete Wolds Way in under 21 hours

Endurance runners Tim McDonald and Alan Woolston completed the Wolds Way route in under 21 hours.

Endurance runners Tim McDonald and Alan Woolston completed the Wolds Way route in under 21 hours.

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Bridlington Road Runners’ Tom McDonald and Alan Woolston completed 79 miles of The Wolds Way route, which starts at Hessle foreshore and finishes at Filey.

They were running for the charity R2C2 and their target was to complete the course within 24 hours.

10k winner Danny Brunton receives his prize.

10k winner Danny Brunton receives his prize.

They achieved this successfully with room to spare, finishing in a time of 20 hours and 30 minutes.

McDonald, who is an established triathlete, said: “This was one of the hardest day’s exercise I have ever done.”

Meanwhile, other Bridlington club members were taking part in a slightly shorter challenge at the Jim Dingwall 10K race in Hull on Sunday.

Danny Brunton led the field home in a time of 35:14 to take first place.

Other times: Nick Jordan 39:00, Scott Hargreaves 39:47, Andy Baker 41:43. Josh Taylor 43:31, Peter Royal 49:57, Rick Pullan 53:25