Report compiled from Billy Glasgow ,Jackie Alexander and Coaches at the Emirates today

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Very happy Under 13 boys on the Podium

Medals a plenty for Giffnock Relay Teams as part of the Club Connect relays within the International Match today at the Emirates . While teams representing Scotland and GB&NI were competing against Germany and France , Giffnock Athletes were battling their domestic rivals with great success.
Under 13 Boys took Gold with a new club record in the heats and then again in the final with 1.55.19 winning a £250 cheque for the club on the way [Reuben Nairne, Fraser Lipp, Jamie Stewart & Max McHarg] Under 13 Girls took the Bronze [Rosie McKay,Alyson Bell,Sophie Inglis & Niamh Smith] Under 15 Boys got the Silver [Robert Brady,Calum Alexander,Amine Hifi & Kyle McLean] Under 15 Girls were 5th with [Megan Busby,Freya Menzies, Rochelle Moukala & Orla Lang] Under 17 Boys got Gold in 1.34.64 [Ross Montgomerie,Morgan Allan,Andy Moses & David Allen]And picked up another cool £250.
Under 17 Girls got Silver in 1.45.52 and after leading all the way they were just pipped on the line with a Photo finish needed to check we think.[Amy Donaghy, Sophie Haldane,Iona Menzies & Erin Wallace.

The coaches and Team managers were delighted with the performances of all our athletes today! Our Under 13 Boys and Girls ‘B’ Teams only just missed a place in the Finals!!
Well done to all the Athletes, Coaches , parents and supporters leaving us with lots of very hoarse throats for good reason. Full Results avaialable via Scottish Athletics Website

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Under 13 Girls

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Under 17 Boys

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Under 15 Boys

The club was also represented amongst the ranks of Kit Carriers . Thanks to those athletes too for giving up their time to help although we know its enjoyable to be involved and have another perspective on these International Competitions.

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