The Schools Inter County Cross Country Competition took place at Sandwell Valley Country Park last Saturday. Competitors from six counties took part Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands Cheshire, Shropshire and Surrey.
Athletes from Tamworth Athletics Club took part in the event six athletes wearing the Staffordshire shirt and seven wearing the Warwickshire shirt.
In the Minor Girls race Emily Pearce and Tegan Vickery represented Staffordshire coming home in 30th and 36th place respectively. Ellie Gauntlett (Warwickshire) came 50th.
Tegan Vickery Emily Pearce
In the Minor Boys race, Harry Chesterton (Staffs) finished a respectable 17th and James Stretton (Warwicks) was close behind in 20th. Kai Buckley (Warwicks) finished in 62nd place.
Harry Chesterton James Stretton
In the Junior Girls race we had two runners, Abi Hamer (Warwicks) clocked 29th and Katie Stretton (Warwicks) was 68th.
In the Junior Boys race Ben Edwards (Staffs) came 40th and James Walker (Warwicks) finished 53rd.
Eve Clawley (Staffs) was the sole Tamworth AC runner in the Intermediate Girls race finishing in a good 15th.place in front of all the other Staffordshire girls
In the Intermediate Boys race Max Kent (Staffs) finished in 21st place and James Oakley (Warwicks) finished in 29th place.