Triathlete Joe Duckworth produced an excellent performance to finish second overall in the Capesthorne Triathlon in Cheshire in a superb time of 2:23.

The Badger (10K) race at Cuerden Park saw Martin Quinn led home the club just seconds ahead of Rob Mayor, followed by Simon Brindle and Marie Boyle.

Further down the field Phil McCullagh was victorious in his tussle with Steven Wilde, Alison Fowler and Jan Atkins.

The Horwich Jubilee race was contested by fewer athletes than last month but seven hardy athletes completed the junior race with Alice Singleton being first in her age group.

The third Astley Trail races occur again on Wednesday, July 3. Those not running are asked to marshal or officiate.