Hayden Dent Wins Race Two and Leads Series

Hayden Dent Wins Race Two and Leads Series

Pictured (L to R) Hayden Dent, Ewan Shingler, and Matthew Crane

Hayden Dent won race two of the 2021-22 Runners Shop Twilight Series at Stromlo West at Wednesday on corrected time and leads the Series.  His previous win in a Twilight Series was on 6 March 2021 at Aranda Bushlands.

The across the line results for the two Moderate courses were:

  • Moderate 1: 5.0 km: 150 m climb: 12 controls: Men: 1. Ewan Shingler 26 min 57 sec, 2. Matthew Crane 28 min 29 sec, Ryan Stocks 30 min 20 sec; Women: 1. Grace Crane 36 min 00 sec, 2. Elise Palethorpe 39 min 59 sec, 3. Emily Walter 47 min 30 sec.
  • Moderate 2: 3.3 km: 75 m climb; 9 controls: Men: 1. Hayden Dent 23 min 42 sec, 2. Connor Dent 27 min 06 sec, 3. Jesse Piiroinen 27 min 31 sec; Women: 1. Shannon Jones 25 min 12 sec, 2. Cath Chalmers 28 min 45 sec, 3. Carys Connick 32 min 24 sec.

The full results are here and at Winsplits, and maps and photos are on Facebook.

After the handicap factors were applied, the top 10 competitors in Race 2 were:

Competitor Handicap  Corrected times
Hayden Dent 0.7000 5 min 00.23 sec
Ewan Shingler 0.9400 5 min 05.83 sec
Matthew Crane 0.9400 5 min 23.23 sec
Grace Crane 0.7680 5 min 33.78 sec
Shannon Jones 0.7360 5 min 36.20 sec
David Stocks 0.9100 5 min 40.01 sec
Cath Chalmers 0.6560 5 min 41.87 sec
Martin Dent 0.9200 5 min 42.45 sec
Bill Jones 0.8200 5 min 43.68 sec
Connor Dent 0.7000 5 min 43.97 sec

The top five best five scores after two events are:

  • 245 Hayden Dent Red Roos
  • 242 Cath Chalmers Red Roos
  • 238 Eoin Rothery Red Roos
  • 236 Grace Crane Abominable O-Men
  • 235 Matthew Crane Abominable O-Men

The current standings are here. The next event will be at Oakey Hill on Wednesday 17 November.