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News Item1 December 2021
Liverpool Cross Challenge & Wilmslow 10k
Team Trafford produce swift performances at Sefton Park
Trafford’s young male athletes produced one of the best in-depth performances in recent years at the Liverpool Cross Challenge (incorporating the British Trials).
Despite the tough weather conditions the event always produces a fiercely competitive racing standard from Britain’s top XC exponents.
Finley Proffitt led the way, following a track season where he went sub 3:50 for1500m, finishing a superb 13th in the U20 race (7k) in 20:42.
James Knockton stormed to 17th in the U17 5.5k race in 17:48. He was followed by Will Parker who had a strong run in 42nd place.
Freddie Meredith’s 10th place was a stunning return (10:04) over 3k, in the U15 race. With Ben Keely rounding off a top performance for the squad with 10th position over the same distance against the best the country has to offer in the U13 boys’ race.
Wilmslow Festive 10k - 29th November
There was a good turnout of Trafford athletes in the Wilmslow 10K on Sunday
The weather was cold, but luckily the competitors managed to miss the worst of the weekend's conditions.
Trafford’s Athletes, led home by Jack Wilkinson, finished as follows:
17th Jack Wilkinson 32:14
23rd Matt Cooper 32:22
26th Gavin Tomlinson 32:29
38th Jeff Prest 33:23
51st Darren Russell 33:51
183rd Nick Brown 37:57
256th Matt Kotara 39:22
281st Ben Langley 39:56
1425th Neil Canham 53:55
This thriving team, combining up and coming young athletes and established senior veteran athletes, moves onto the Manchester XC League this Saturday 4th December, at Kenworthy Woods.