The 2005 Berkshire Bird Race
9 May 2005 | Marek Walford
|1.||Bruce Archer, John Lerpiniere, Tim Ball||106|
|2.||Marek Walford, Mike McCarthy, Paul Bright-thomas||104 *|
|Fraser Cottington, Adam Bassett, Andy Johnson||104 **|
|3.||John Andrews, Pete Hickman, Andy Tomczynski||103|
|4.||Hugh Netley, Martin Hallam, Steve Ricks||102|
|Robert Godden, Nick Godden, Rachel Godden||102|
|5.||Paul Cropper, Sue Charnley, Robin Dryden||101|
|6.||Andy Horscroft, Roger Stansfield, Gordon Wilson||96|
|7.||Chris Robinson, Jim Burnett, Renton Righelato||95 ***|
|8.||Cathy McEwan, Derek McEwan, Ashley Stow||94|
|9.||Richard Crawford, Ken Moore, Ken Spring||92|
* Recorded 105 but didn't realise until April 2006!
** Recorded 107 but three species deducted due to the lateness rule.
*** Entire race conducted on bike.
The "bird of the day" was given a different slant as "effort of the day" and awarded to Chris Robinson's team for achieving an impressive 95 species by bike.