Sunderland Harrier Liam Taylor Wins Pier-to-pier Race
Published: Wednesday May 22, 18:22
Sunderland Harrier Liam Taylor’s homework paid off with first victory in the Sunderland Strollers Pier-Pier Race from South Shields to Roker.
The 33-year-old had, during the week, gone on a reconnaissance mission to look over the course and plan his route.
Athletes are free to choose any route they liked, but they must keep off the highway.
Taylor and South Shields Harrier Luke Adams were locked in combat from the start until they reached Whitburn Academy.
It was here that Taylor’s well-laid out plans came into ef...