THE first race of the 2016/2017 Aztec West Fast 5k series saw wins for junior Tom Mortimer (pictured left in the centre) from Stroud & District Athletic Club in 15:08 and Cheltenham Harriers youngster Megan Brinley in 17:52 in the women’s race.
Fresh from helping Bristol & West win the Midland 6-Stage Relay title Luke Evans was second place in 15:17 to equal his PB from February.
Jarlath McKenna was third place showing no signs of his fine performance in the Great Bristol half marathon a few days earlier as he clocked 15:18 to shave one second off his course PB.
Clubmate Rob Stewart was fourth in 15:44 to take eight seconds off his PB.
Junior Brindey won at a canter finishing 30 seconds clear of Bristol & West senior Fiona Marks (18:27) with Amelia Atkinson third (19:15).