And the winners are …
Claire Gates and all her awards! Claire has been a consistent, kind and encouraging younger member of our club
Annual end-of-year awards
The following awards were presented at the Orange Runners Club Christmas party on the 20th of December 2020.
Runner of the Year: Jack Daintith
Junior Runner of the Year: Claire Gates
Most Consistent Junior – Wednesday: Claire Gates
Most Consistent Senior – Wednesday: Daryl Roweth
Most Consistent Junior – Sunday: Claire Gates
Most Consistent Senior – Sunday: Anthony Daintith
Most Consistent Junior – Overall: Claire Gates
Most Consistent Senior – Overall: Anthony Daintith
Most Improved (Sunday) – Junior: Claire Anlezark
Most Improved (Sunday) – Open: Alex McLean
Most Improved (Sunday) – Over 55: Steve Wensley
Most Improved (Wednesday) – Junior: Cameron Ross
Most Improved (Wednesday) – Open: Renai McArdle
Most Improved (Wednesday) – Over 55: Russell Tym
Most Improved Over 55 – (Sunday Run): Steve Wensley
Most Improved Overall (Wednesday): Renai McArdle
Most Improved Overall: Steve Wensley
Trail Runners Championships:
Female: Leanne Corcoran (125)
Male: Joel Broadfoot (132)
Championship – Over 55 Female: Jane Fairgrieve (758)
Championship – Over 55 Male: Mike Cooper (913)
Championship – Open Female: Leanne Corcoran (664)
Championship – Open Male: Anthony Daintith (701)
Championship – Junior Female: Claire Gates (649)
Championship – Junior Male: Hugh Daintith (631)
Anthony Daintith was elevated to life membership of Orange Runners Club in recognition of his long-standing, continuing and exceptional contribution.
Anthony served on the Club’s committee from 2015 to 2020, including two years as Vice President and two years as President. He renewed our website and transformed the representation of our courses on the website.
Anthony has also helped ensure the success of the Orange Running Festival: as assistant Coordinator in 2013 and 2014; doing course design and mapping from 2013 to 2021; as a member of the Running Festival Committee from 2016 to 2020; Race Manager in 2020; and Race Announcer three times. He also set up the festival website.