Coritanian athletes qualify for East Midlands Squad for the Mini Marathon
Eleven athletes competed in the East Midlands Mini Marathon Trial races which were held at Loughborough College on Sunday. With the first six finishers in each race qualifying for the races in April, there are five Coritanian athletes who will be representing the East Midlands Squad.
All of the age groups competed over a 3 mile course, which will replicate the race in London, where they will complete the final 3 miles of the marathon course.
Neve Grimes (U13g), Caitlin Roper (U15g) and Alfie Thompson (U15b) all finished the course in 3rd place in their respective age groups. Both Jordan Waine (U15g) and James Hatton (U17b) finished in 6th place to take the last qualifying spots.
Neve Grimes 3rd place 18.01
Connie-Mae Roper 21st place 20.49
Caitlin Roper 3rd place 17.30
Jordan Waine 6th place 17.49
Alfie Thompson 3rd place 15.26
Josh West 9th place 16.08
Pascal Bouttier-Butler 12th place 16.33
Harry Freeman 13th place 16.35
Hames Hatton 6th place 15.28
Jack Thomson 11th place 16.03
Luke Beeby 13th place 16.35