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Report by Sarah Woodward
2017-03-06 14:30:29

Thanet Roadrunners Junior Newsletter February 2017

Thanet Roadrunners Junior Newsletter February 2017

 Welcome to the Junior Newsletter. I will try and post  this newsletter once a month to report on all the events that our juniors have taken part in (the ones I know of anywayJ)

If anyone reading this has any photos or additional reports that they would like adding to the newsletter please email me on

Here is a roundup of February’s action……

Saturday 6th February

3 TRAC juniors represented Kent Schools at Brands Hatch in the South East England Inter Counties Cross Country on Saturday 6th February. Each county take the top 20 finishers in their local county school cross country so the races are very close.(based on 110 athletes per race)

Kent took on Hampshire, Surrey, Essex, Berkshire and Surrey.

Sam King - junior boys 4100m came 51st in 15:13. Kent team coming 2nd overall

Amy Piper - Intermediate Girls 4100m came 73rd in 17:41. Kent team achieving 4th place overall

Cameron Macrae - Intermediate Boys 5600m came 36th 19:06. Kent team finishing  5th overall.

Full results can be found here:

Sunday 7th February

Kent Fitness League at Rough Common, Canterbury.

The first of two KFL races in February Rough Common attracted 55 young runners with 5 TRAC juniors running some more impressive times and achieving great positions going in to the last race at Fowlmead on February 19TH,

U11 Boys Finlay Cunningham 12th 15:40

U14 Girls Jenny Swandale 1st 12:02

U14 Boys Dylan Leach 4th 12:21

U17 Girls Rebecca Hales 2nd 14:31

U17 Boys Henry Swandale 1st11:03


Sunday 19th February  Kent Fitness League Fowlmead (now Bettshanger Country Park)

TRAC Junior placings:

U11 Girls Lola Sutton 1st 11:25

U11 Girls Grace Cummings 4th 14:00

U11 Boys Oliver Pope  6th 13:09

U11 Boys Finlay Thomas Cunningham 10th 14:52

U14 Girls Jenny Swandale 1st 11:16

U14 Boys Dylan Leach 4th 12:26

U17 Boys Henry Swandale 1st 10:55


Overall League Positions saw 4 TRAC juniors take podium places:


Lola Sutton 1ST in the U11 Girls league

Jenny Swandale 1st in the U14 Girls League

Rebecca Hales 2nd in the U17 Girls League

Henry Swandale 1st in the U17 Boys League


Other TRAC juniors completing 3 or more races in the KFL League were:

Finlay Thoas Cunningham 14th in the U11 Boys League

Dylan Leach 4th in the U14 Boys League



Congratulatiosn to all who competed this winter in the Kent Fitness Laegue.

Full results and League Tables can be found here:


Some of our juniors also  run in the weekly local park runs at Margate and Pegwell Bay on Saturday 5km and on Sunday at Hartsdown park for 4-14 year olds 2km course.

Take a look ….park run is free and there is an event every week.


Next newsletter will be posted end of March , moving into Track season for the summer there will be plenty of events to report on.

If you are interested in having a look at what fixtures are coming up here are a couple of links that lists up and coming events in the next few weeks/months or

Please don’t forget to send any extra infornation in or even photos to brighten up the pages if you would like to!

Thanks and see you next month

Happy Running J


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