THE Dursley Dozen returned over the weekend. 

Almost 500 runners took part in the gruelling 12 mile race on Sunday which is now in its 34th year. 

The multi-terrain route included hillsides, roads, woodland, open country, mud, and solid rock with stunning views of the Severn estuary.

Sam Moppett finished in first with a time of 1 hour 26 minutes and 33 seconds.

Top three men’s 

  • Sam Moppett 1:26:33
  • James Everett 1:27:48 (Dursley Running Club)
  • Daniel Shepherd 1:30:12 (Bristol & West Athletics Club)

Top three women’s 

  • Caroline McAleese 1:38:53 (Vegan Runners UK)
  • Hannah Large 1:44:46 (Westbury Harriers)
  • Kath Sutherland 1:51:27

The race was organised by Dursley Running Club.

For more photos see our gallery - all pictures by the club.

For full results see here -