In total 222 people completed the 5k off-road run around Plymbridge Woods.
Heavy rain during the week had left the course extremely muddy but no-one seemed too worried – even those in fancy dress costumes.
Pugh finished in 18.37 minutes, with Plymstock over-50 veteran Bale clocking 18.38.
Third was Ed Porter and fourth was Garry Smart.
Erme Valley Harriers’ Emma Lake was first women home in 21.24 minutes.
Full results can be found HERE.