Simon Gallagher recorded his third win of the season to be crowned ‘king of the hill’ once more.
Gallagher defeated all other competitors and recorded the fastest time in the Stawell and Ararat Cross Country club’s One Tree Hill race sponsored by Steve Baird.
Even after handicaps were applies Gallagher had a better time than his 12 competitors.
Gallagher has made the three kilometre One Tree Hill race his own in recent times, dominating the hilly track.
Peter Gibson finished in second place, unable to notch his first win of the season after a number of strong finishes.
New club runner Emma McCready finished in third, unable to add to her two wins so far this season.
Sunday, September 17 will see the Hall Memorial five kilometre race at Three Jacks Reserve in Stawell.