Thanet Roadrunners Junior Report for Saturday 28th January 2017
South of England AA Cross Country Championships, Parliament Hill, Hampsted Heath, London.
Parliament hill fields, is renowned for being one of the toughest cross country courses in the country with plenty of mud and steep hills from the very start
This year The South of England AA Cross Country championships were held there.
It was a great day out for 9 of our juniors who travelled up to London for the event.
The sun was shining as we all arrived, collected our numbers and made our way up the hill to pitch our tent. The view over the London skyline was pretty impressive which only added to the excitement and anticipation for our juniors, some on their first visit to Parliament hill.
Full results can be found here http://www.seaa.org.uk/index.php/results/cross-country
Race videos can also be viewed on: www.tacdistancerunners.com > Race videos winter 16/17 > Southern England Country, Saturday 28th January 2017
Finish positions for our athletes are listed below.
U13 boys. 3km 312 runners
59th Sam king 12:02
184th Haydn Gaffon 13:08
244th Dylan Leach 13:43
U13 girls 3km 283 runners
37th Jenny Swandale 12:49
123rd Darcey Hobbs 13:50
240th Milly Roe 15:23
U15 boys 4.5km 291 runners
33rd Cameron Macrae 15:44
U15 girls 4km 270 runners
185th Amy Piper 20:20
235th Rebecca Hales 22:17
Well done to all that raced.
A quick mention for Noel Sutton our coach, for his support and advice throughout the day and more impressively finishing the senior men's race in 174th position out of 1000 runners!! Thank you and well done Noel from all of the juniors.
The next races are scheduled for:
KFL– Sunday 5th February 2017 - Blean Woods, Rough Common, Canterbury
KFL– Sunday 19th February 2017 – Fowlmead, Deal
Saturday 25th February 2017 - National Cross Country Championships, Wollatton Park, Nottingham.
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