North Midlands Cross Country League Race, Wollaton Park, NottinghamThe North Midlands Cross Country race was held at Wollaton Park, Nottingham on Saturday.
Ben Dijkstra U15b and Amy Griffiths U17 women won their respective age group races with Amy leading from gun to tape and Ben winning the sprint finish against Isaac Akers (Corby AC).
In the same U15b age group Alfie Thompson finished in 4th place and Pascal Bouttier-Butler was 12th and this was enough to win the team challenge on the day with 17 points from Nene Valley who had 23 points.
Jordan Waine came 2nd with Fran Green following behind in 3rd in the U13g. Alison Curtis claimed 8th place to ensure that the team led the team event on the day with 13 points to Charnwoods 15 points.
Following on from the younger age groups the U17 men were not to be outdone and they also took the team 1st place with 37 points in a tight finish from Nene Valley with 38 points. James Hatton led the way with 11th place and Harry Thompson in 12th place. Connor Haywood was the last scoring member of the team in 14th place.
U13g Jordan Waine 2nd place 13.37, Fran Green 3rd place 13.49 and Alison Curtis 8th place 14.23. 1st team on the day.
U15g Mikela Gilmore 9th place 15.30 and Georgia Smith 14th place 16.06
U17 women Amy Griffiths 1st place 14.56 and Abi Liston 15th place 19.21
Senior Women Jo Bradford 9th place 23.17 and Manju Moon 52nd place 27.21
U15b Ben Dijkstra 1st place 13.22, Alfie Thompson 4th place 13.47, Pascal Bouttier-Butler 12th place 14.59 and Edward Thomas 22nd place 16.20 1st team on the day.
U17 men James Hatton 11th place 20.51, Harry Thompson 12th place 20.52, Connor Haywood 14th place 21.20 and Philip Maddocks 17th place 21.47 1st team on the day
Senior Men Danny Keating 2nd place Vet 45 (52nd overall) 39.12