A bright sunny day in Kilmacolm was the background for the first XC sortie of the season and a good result was had.
The overall results from the West District Cross country Relays are at the link below :
The Club had Teams on the Podium in the Junior races with the Girls recording an excellent 1st Place with Isla Ward, Heather Barnes and Lynn McKenna and also a 3rd Place with Isla’s younger sister Erin, Kate Richardson and Emily Crusher . As well as that the club had 2 other Teams in the top ten and 9 other complete teams out of a total of 60 aprox.
The boys took a hard won 3rd place with Jacob Luc, Ethan Carolan and Jamie Sturrock.
Have a look at the Fastest lap Times to see how well our athletes performed
Senior Women’s Team recorded a 17th Place with Allie Chong , Jill Smylie and Irene Zingone – Allie and Irene both taking 3rd fastest lap in their respective age Categories .
Allie Chong on the left
Mens Team of Grant Muir, Jack Walker, Andrew Clark and Keir Carolan were 6th Team
Jack Walker on his leg
matching our Men’s Vets Team also in 6th Place with Chris Greenhalgh, Jason Steele, Ted Gourley and Luke Chamberlain
Chris Greenhalgh recording another fast lap
Roll on the National Relays and the rest of the XC season
Dudley Walker Lead Coach for Juniors Endurance & Middle Distance is eyeing many more glories over the mud including trips to Antrim and Liverpool
Some of the U13 Boys Squad in action
Photos courtesy of Scottish Athletics [Bobby Gavin] and Dudley Walker