Aykley Heads, Durham NEHL Cross Country (It’s a bit of a ‘toughie!’)

Report & Photos from Jan, Ken & Claire. North East Harrier league Aykley Heads 17/11/18. Another good turn out for the juniors. This course is the one most runners think is the most challenging XC of the series. The weather was quite pleasant for November as it can be a very chilly venue. This was the Fourth race in the series and was well organised with the help of Elvet Striders,Durham City Harriers and Derwentside  AC.Results as follows- Under 11 Girls  1st Poppy Wilde 5.02 – 19th Evie Reed 6.02 – 20th Zoe Fielding 6.03 – 29th Jessica Robinson 6.28 – 35th Hannah Waterhouse 6.38 – 49th Keira Bairstow 7.14. 

Under 13 Girls 16th Poppy Old 15.01(fast pack)20th Caitlin Flanagan 15.12 (fast pack)48th Lucy Milburn 16.30 (fast pack)50th Sophie Henderson 16.41(fast pack) 63rd Jayden Morton 22.10 7th team place. Under 13 Boys 29th William Butterworth 14.11(fast pack) 55th Charles Mason 15.11(fast pack) 67th Bailey Shore 17.16 – 71st Adam Robinson 15.45(fast pack) 73rd Henry Young 15.51(fast pack) 15th team place. 

Under 15 Girls 40th Grace Ogilvie 17.31 – 42nd Aimee Bairstow 17.43 – 43rd Charley Lee 16.04(fast pack) 54th Lucy Dickson 19.49 10th team place. Under 15 Boys 27th Kieran Dixon 14.57 – 60th Connor Shore 19.26. Under 17/20 Girls 6th Hannah Tumia 23.24(medium pack) 18th Suzannah Fielding 22.42 (fast pack) 20th Kerry-Anne Simpson 25.41 – 35th Marissa O’Rourke 30.46. 4th team place. Thanks to Rob Wilson for bringing the club tent. 

For all juniors who have asked to be entered in the Harrier League and Sherman Cup / Davison Shield and have not run yet there are still 3 races left to compete for the club championships .Please see any of the junior coaches if you require any further info.