Fabulous Fourth at Friendly Frostbite
A brilliant turnout and effort from the club's junior athletes led to them coming a fabulous fourth in the first race of the season. Perfect conditions made for great junior and senior races in the tough off-road races. The seniors, boosted by support from the very vocal juniors, came ninth. Team results are here. Individual results are available here, senior results are on the first few pages.
David Thomas, Claire Few and Kate Ruddock smiling through the woods!
Our juniors fielded 26 runners, 4 down on 2014 and, with an overall 4th finish, bettered 2014 by 1 place. Team scorers were Daniel Mitton, Morgan Gallimore, Keelan Duffy, Chloe Loosley & CC Hime. Team Junior BRJ achieved significant numbers of venue PBs and many making their debut Frostbite.
The seniors had 53 participants, 7 fewer than 2014. The seniors finished 9th overall from the 16 teams. Team scorers were Simon Hime, Cy Gearing, Oliver Wood (in his debut senior event). Roger Holliday, Marco Wassersleben, Mairi Thelwall, Sarah Gardner, Louise Neal-Hopes, Tim Neal-Hopes & Frank Holmes.Again, the numbers of venue PBs was significant as was the large number that debuted at this venue or in a Frostbite event.
The next Frostbite takes place on Sunday 1st November from the Bushfield Ormistston Academy, over a flat tarmac course.