Cross Country Summary – Week Beginning: 7 October 2013

The English Schools Cross Country Cup was held on Monday at Truro School, where  14 schools from Cornwall and Plymouth and over 300 athletes competed.

 

The Truro teams all achieved success, notably the Junior Boys team who emerged as winners of their event. Finn Birnie was individual winner of the race, and was well backed up by Ben Norton, Fred Bareham, Alex McCartney, Harris Mier and Elliot Mier.

 

The Junior Girls team finished in 2nd place, with Emily Becconsall finishing 3rd in the race. Congratulations to team members Emily Becconsall, Alice Bebb, Scarlett Hassan, Daisy MacDonald, Lily Pursall and Sophie Whinney.

 

The Intermediate Boys and Girls teams finished a very creditable 3rd and 4th place respectively.

 

Congratulations to the 24 athletes who represented the school with such distinction on Monday.

 

A gallery of images from the Cross Country Cup is available to view.

 

Graham Whitmore

Director of Sport