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Saturday, January 3, 2009

Ponteland Wheelbarrow Race 2009

Large Crowds turned out at the annual Ponteland Wheelbarrow Race to watch Andy Pybus and Alan Re
dman slide across the finishing line in first place for the third year with an excellent time of 7mins 20secs.

In the junior race Daniel Brown and Connor Hayley were victorious, closely followed by Mark and Andrew Richardson and Jack and Sam Long. Daniel and Connor are both also previous winners of the junior race.

For more information about the Wheelbarrow Race visit the Wheelbarrow Race Page at Ponteland Online main Website

Photographs are courtesy of Alastair Ruffman of Ponteland Photographic Society