Thanks to Ken & Jan for all of the junior reports over the 2017 / 2018 NEHL XC Season. Here is the last report from Alnwick. The rearranged Harrier League took place on Saturday in bleak conditions well done to all who turned out.Thanks to Tom and helpers for bringing the tent as it would have been freezing without a place to shelter, also a thanks to Alnwick Harriers and all officials who for fitting in this fixture at short notice. This final Harrier League was depleted due to clashing with the English schools XC which was held at Leeds and atrocious weather put off a few but this did not put off our hardy juniors.
Under 11 Girls-3rd Lucy Milburn 4.57. 15th Erin Blight 5.25. Under 11 Boys-24th Bailey Shore 5.22. Under13 Girls-3rd Lauren Stroud 16.40 -14th Caitlin Flanagan (fast pack) 16.02 -23rd Grace Ogilvie 18.46 33 rd Maelona Redhead 22.57 Third Team.Final league placing 6th team. Under 13 Boys-4th Zac Old(fast pack) 13.26.Final League placing 11th Team. Under 15 Girls-3rd. Charley Lee 16.21 5th Kerry-Ann Simpson16.51 both running from the slow pack.Final League placing 3rd. Under 15 Boys-Final League placing 11th. Under 17/20 Girls-9th Sydney Martin 21.41 13th Marissa O’rourke 22.45.Final League placing 5th. Under 17 Boys-12th Jamie Styles (fast pack) 29.20. Final League placing 5th. Well done to all our juniors who raced this season with lots of successful results representing not only the club but their school and county…….Looking forward to the coming track season. Cheers Jan & Ken.
Thank you to all the senior runners who competed on Saturday: The senior Women: Cath Lee 32.11 Andrea Banner 32.21 Vicki McPhee 36.49 Arabella Pearce 35.12, Marie Drozdowicz 37.01, Sara Blight 34.51 and Amy Heptinstall 34.58 were collectively 3rd placed team on the day and finished in 3rd placed overall in Division 2 with 25 points. Congratulations. The senior men of Mark Turnbull 42.24 Steve Addison 46.21 Chris Pearce 47.25 Dave Jardin 48.43 Peter Sloan 48.44 Mile Russell 50.23 Jeff Emmerson 58.49 and Aidan Cairns 58.51 were collectively placed 9th on the day and were 4th overall in Division 2. Congratulations.
Don’t forget Team Elswick the first Club Championship will be here soon: Just over 4 weeks time sees the popular Blyth 10km take place. Visit their site to download a copy of the entry form here> www.blythrunningclub.org.uk . Senior Training this week on the Meso-Cycle Plan: > Plan