Speake leads Bristol & West charge in Nos Galan festival

BRISTOL & West AC’s top three runners all made the to 15 of the Nos Galan road race in Wales on New Year’s Eve.

AdamSpeakeAdam Speake (pictured left) was the leading runner in ninth (15:03) with Cardiff-based teacher Steve Mitchell (pictured right) just behind in 11th (15:10) while Luke Evans came 15th (15:39) but it was the Wales pair of Dewi Griffiths and Michael Ward who dominated.SteveMitchell2013

Griffiths of Swansea was the emphatic winner in 14:17 with Cardiff’s Ward 13 seconds behind and in third was Gloucester’s European U20 5000m champion Alex George clocking 14:38.

Cornwall runner Dan Nash, who is also based in Cardiff as a student, came seventh in 14:48.