In-form Rodgers races to victory in the Aztec West Fast 5k

NOVEMBER has been a good month for James Rodgers. The North Somerset AC runner set a personal best of 31mins 22secs in the Leeds 10k, was eighth in the Gwent League and on Tuesday night notched up victory in the Aztec West Fast 5k.

Rodgers raced to victory in a time of 15mins 16secs, his second quickest mark on the course, to beat clubmate and September race winner Josh Davis (15:23). Davis himself PB’d in the Leeds 10k with a time of 31mins 46secs and finshed just 1 second behind Rodgers in 9th place at the Gwent League fixture.