12TH OCTOBER, 3PM RICHMOND PARK
The first XC league fixture of the season was hosted by Kingston and Poly (K&P) on a wet and muddy day in Richmond Park.
There were 324 runners, 44 or which were from 26.2 – the largest represented club!
Of the 44, 15 were new to XC for 26.2. Gentlemen take a bow:
Ben Chown, Paul Donohoe, Max Riley-Gould, Craig Partridge, Dom Woodbridge, Tom Sellen, Richard Hook, Chris Chapman, Loic Lize-Thir, Jon Kinsey, Ben Woods, Robert Pyke, Bob Dean, Yaswin Ladwa, Owen Jones
Our fastest runner on the day was Ben Chown who was a brilliant second overall. Our A team was 6th out of 9 and B team 3rd out of 8. Big shout out to Dom Woodbridge who stopped to help out another runner.
For full results see https://surreyleague.org/slm/race/248/
Once again thank you Ann Bath for providing the much needed hot drinks and cakes, to James and Nick for bringing a Gazebo and Joe Gonzalez who answered the call by K&P for course marshals.
Remember not to throw away your number bib.
If you haven’t been allocated a number (check https://surreyleague.org/slm/2019-20/clubs/262/)
but would like to run in future matches please contact me.
Finally, a new tradition was born with the XC Club Captain being walked back to the car park under the Gazebo!
Next Match: 9 Nov, 3pm, Epsom Downs
Cross Country Captain: Paul Keddie