Double Gold! for Elswick’s Robyn Bennett

Thank you to Jill for the photos & words:
Sunday 24th September saw the running of the 10th English Schools Fell Running Championships on the hills above Settle North Yorkshire. Elswicks Robyn Bennett, representing Prudhoe High School claimed victory in the senior girls year 12/13 race. The race, over 8km was a tough test of fell running skills and Robyn led the race pretty much from the off. She received her medal from Fell running super star Victoria Wilkinson.

Gold for Elswick’s Robyn Bennett

Victorious Robyn – post race!

This follows on a week after Robyn represented England in the Junior Home International race, incorporating the British Junior Fell Running Champs, in Peebles where she finished 8th and was part of the gold medal winning U20 women’s team.
Robyn – Part of the Gold medal winning team.

Robyn’s brother Rowan finished an excellent 11th place in the year 10/11 6km boys race.
Top team: Elswick’s Rowan & Robyn Bennett

Graham Bell

I will second that Scott: Superb results for both Robyn & Rowan. Congratulations to Robyn on the double gold and also a fine result to an ever improving Rowan. Keep it going Team Bennett!

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