Northern Cross Country Relays

The Northern Cross Country Relays took place in Graves Park in Sheffield on Saturday 17th October.

We managed to field 9 complete teams overall. Full results can be found HERE.

U13 Girls
A Team – 12th (C Robinson, A Fortune, E Peders)
B Team – 16th (S Rowley, J McEvoy, H Leadbetter)

U15 Girls
A Team – 1st (L Miller, E McNiven, F Ireland)
B Team – 2nd (J Cook, E Gordon, K Miller)
C Team – 9th (N Donnelly, M Raine, E Lucas)
6 girls in the top ten fastest legs

U17 Men
A Team – 11th (T Rogerson, K Dentith, C Woods)

Senior Women
A Team – 14th (H Delaney, D Webb, S Brennan)

Senior Men
A Team – 3rd (J Webb, R Evans, D Jarvis, B Russell)
B Team – 13th (A Sharif, G Cooke, R Whiston, J Spruce)

Liverpool and District Cross Country – Race 1

The first race of this year’s Liverpool and District XC League took place at Beacon Park on Saturday 24th October.

Dejene Gezimu was 1st closely followed by Richard Burney in 2nd and James McNally a comfortable 3rd. There was good packing with Jack Atkins in 11th, Paul Sankey 13th and Joe Spruce in 14th.

We won the team event with 44 points, ahead of Liverpool Pembroke with 78 and Wirral AC with 81.

Results are HERE.


Frankfurt Marathon

Jonny Mellor produced a terrific run at the Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday 25th October.

A debut for him over the distance, he finished 24th with 2:16:52 and was 2nd placed British athlete. A good sign for the future with no doubt a lot more to come as he gets used to the marathon distance.

Results are HERE.

National Cross Country Relays

The National Cross Country Relays were held in Mansfield this weekend. We managed to field 10 complete teams overall. Results are available HERE.

U13 Girls
A Team – 38th (C Robinson, A Fortune, S Rowley)

U13 Boys
A Team – 14th (S Flaherty, C Teare, S Burke)

U15 Girls
A Team – 2nd (L Miller, F Ireland, E McNiven)
B Team – 5th (J Cook, E Gordon, K Miller)
C Team – 28th (N Donnelly, M Raine, E Lucas)

Junior Women
A Team – 8th (H Delaney, D Webb, S Brennan)

Junior Men
A Team – 2nd (C Field, D Jarvis, M Shirling)
B Team – 16th (R Evans, G Cooke, A Sharif)

Senior Men
A Team – 4th (J Ashcroft, B Russell, D Cliffe, M Jackson)
B Team – 25th (H Harper, R Challinor, R Burney, B Russell)

Norton Priory 5

Well done to Sophie Whiteside and Rachael Burns who finished 2nd and 3rd respectively in the Norton Priory 5 mile race on Sunday. Sophie finished in a time of 29:49 and Rachael in 30:35.

Paul Sankey was 4th overall and 1st V45 in 27:16 and John Connolly placed 11th with 30:00.

Results are HERE.