On 11 December 2015 In Junior News

A real cross country day with lots of drizzle and mud!! We had 16 athletes competing, with two debuts: Tom McMillan and Sabella Bella. We had three top performances with Joe Thompson 25th, Ines Villalobos Finigan 28th and Hugo Villalobos Finigan 30th.

The biggest team was the U11 girls with 5 athletes: Ines Villalobos Finigan leading home in 28th, Nicole Walters 71st, Lucy Heppel 95th, Lily Smith 97th, and Poppy Close 101st. In the U11 boys Tom McMillan finished 65th and Morgan Hill 79th.

In the U13 girls Caitlin Harte finished in 98th place. In the U13 boys Joe Thompson led the team home in 25th, Peter Kippax 34th, and Jamie Cooper was 83rd. Unfortunately Jack Powell was disqualified for displaying the wrong number.

In the U15 category Hugo Villalobos Finigan finished 30th and Natalie Akers finished 82nd.

In the U17 men category Jacob Gollings finished 53rd and in the U17 women Sabella Bella finished 40th.

Well done to all and see you at Burbage Common on January 17th.

On 17 November 2015 In Junior News

A blustery day in Wolverhampton, with a slippy tough course. We had 14 athletes competing, with four debuts: Morgan Hill, Nicole Walters, Lucy Heppel and Peter Kippax.

The top performance was Ines Villalobos Finigan finishing 39th in the U11 girls.

We had 5 girls in the U11s with Nicole Walters, Lily Smith, Poppy Close and Lucy Heppel finishing 94th, 103rd, 105th and 110th respectively. In the U11 boys Morgan Hill finished 83rd on his debut and Joe Harte 110th.

In the U13 girls Caitlin Harte finished in 88th place. In the U13 boys Jamie Cooper led the team home in 52nd with debutant Peter Kippax chasing him home in 53rd. Jack Powell was 66th.

In the U15 category Alex Hickl finished 58th and Natalie Akers once again finished with a smile on her face.

In the U17 men category Jacob Gollings finished 53rd.

Well done to all and see you at Warley Woods on December 6th!

On 15 October 2015 In Junior News

West Midlands Young Athletes XC League 11th October 2015 Abington

A lovely sunny day in Abington, near Northampton, with very nice conditions. We had 9 athletes competing, with three debuts: Joe Harte following in the footsteps of his sister Caitlin, Jamie Cooper and Natalie Akers.

The standout performance was Joe Thompson finishing 14th in the U13 boys. Our new boy Jamie Cooper followed him in 52nd place. In the U13 girls Caitlin Harte finished in impressive style in 100th place.

In the Under 11s Ines Villalobos Finigan finished 37th just ahead of Abigail Thompson who was 44th. In his debut race Joe Harte finished 95th.

In the U15 category Alex Hickl finished 51st and Natalie Akers debuted with 88th place and a big smile.

In the U17 men category Jacob Gollings finished 54th.

Well done to all and see you at Aldersley Stadium on November 15th.

On 15 October 2015 In Junior News

Just a reminder that there is no Junior session this Sunday 18th October as it's the Half Marathon.

The session resumes as normal 10:30 - 12:00 next Sunday 25th.