The juniors have again continued to perform well at various races over the past week competing in Schools races and at Leigh in the first Red Rose XC fixture of the season.
Year 7 girl Eleanor Root took part in the Yorkshire Schools XC Races organised by Bingley Harriers. Representing Skipton Girls High School Eleanor competed against both Year 7 & 8 girls and finished in 6th place.
Brothers Daniel and Thomas Bradley both representing Unity College took part in this year’s English Schools Fell Running Championships at Kendal the day after running at Leigh. Daniel competing in the year 7 race finished 41st boy with Thomas finishing 36th boy in the year 8/9 race.
On a glorious sunny day 17 juniors travelled to Leigh Sports Village to take part in the first Red Rose Cross Country fixture of the season. The juniors were competing in all the junior age categories, claiming team results in the U11 boys, U13 girls and U15 boys. We saw a strong and determined attitude from all the juniors to do well on what was a very fast course. Thank you to the Parents for getting your young athletes to the race venue.
Under 11 boys: Jackson McKay 16th, James Ashworth 20th, Adam Stevenson 37th. Team result 6th.
Under 11 girls: Anna Ashworth 39th, Keira Stevenson 40th.
Under 13 boys: Thomas Bradley 19th, Daniel Bradley 48th.
Under 13 girls: Briony Holt 7th, Eleanor Root 25th, Lucy Stevenson 66th. Team result 8th.
Under 15 boys: Kenan Eti 14th, Curtis Holt 18th, Ryan Clarke 26th. Team result 6th.
Under 15 girls: Alice Pier 16th.
Under 17 boys: Jordan McDonald 10th, George Pier 13th.
Under 17 girls: Beth Quinn 10th.
Well done to ALL of you.