Staffordshire County Cross Country Championships at Aldersley Wolverhampton 7th January 2017

Report and Photos by Allen Cook

Tamworth AC athletes took part in the Staffordshire Cross Country Championships at Aldersley, Wolverhampton last weekend.

The Under 13 Girls were Abi Hamer who came a strong 11th followed by Emily Pearce 19th and Tegan Vickery in 20th.  Ellie Gauntlett came 26th.  The Under 13 Girls did well coming in 2nd place in the team competition behind Wolverhampton and Bilston who were present in large numbers.

In the under 13 Boys event Ben Edwards was Tamworth AC only boy entrant.  Doing an excellent job he came 5th.

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Ben Edwards

Hannah Brayer running in the Under 15 Girls event just missed out on the medals finishing in an excellent 4th place.  Katie Stretton also in the Under 15 Girls came 20th.

Charlotte Bush with a powerful run took the Bronze Medal in the Under 17 Women’s event. Her team mate Rebecca Brayer came in a good 12th place.

Sarah Jemmett representing Tamworth AC in the Veteran Women’s event came 21st

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Sarah Jemmett

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Finally David Brayer came 23rd in the Veteran Men’s event.

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David and Hannah Brayer pre-race

 

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