Galloway Harriers chairperson and ultra marathon runner Rick Williams from Newton Stewart raced in the Clyde Stride 39-mile ultra marathon on Saturday 16th July.
The race follows the Clyde Walkway alongside the river Clyde from Glasgow to New Lanark. The first 10 miles runs through the city before changing to trail for the last 29 miles. The winner finished in a time of 5.06.42 and Rick came in fourth place in 05.15.10 which was a personal best of 15 minutes. This was the fourth time he has taken part.