Good luck to Matty Shirling who pulls on a GB vest this weekend to compete in the European Cross Country Championships in Belgrade.

Matty qualified for the championships after an excellent 2nd place in the Euro Trials held at Sefton Park on 23rd November and will brave the Serbian temperatures to compete in the Junior/U20 Men’s race on Sunday over a distance of 6Km.

Coverage of the event is on BBC 2 this Sunday at 12pm.