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competing. Robert Suckling,      BBHAC U15 girls were top         fastest leg of the day), Joseph
despite not feeling 100% led     of the tree winning a terrific   Georgiadis then set about
the team off with a strong leg,  gold. Naomi Kingston ran a       running a superb second leg
Joseph Georgiadis followed       superb first leg finishing 2nd   (11th fastest of the day ) and
with a powerful leg, handing     (running the 4th fastest time    opened up a massive lead over
over to Cameron Swatton          of the day), handed over to      the rest of the field crossing
having a great run, letting      Yasmin Austridge who did         the line in third giving Keir
Peter Guy bring the team         well to hold on to 4th position  Lundy the difficult task of
home in 14th having run the      letting Katie Ann McDonald       holding on to bronze medal
8th fastest individual leg of    power back to lead the field,    position. Keir made this
the day.                         (running the 2nd fastest time    look easy with a fantastic leg
                                 of the day) and crossing the     bringing the team home nearly
The U15 boys team of George      line some 12 seconds in front    40 seconds clear of the 4th
Pope, Callum Myatt, Angus        of the second placed team.       team. The B team consisted
Harrington and Michael                                            of Ben Gardiner, Cameron
Eagling combined well to         Such is our strength in the      Swatton & young Barnaby
finish inside the top twenty,    U15 girls age group we were      Corry guesting for the team
placing 19th. The U17 boys’      able to field strong B & C       and finished well in 39th.
team finished just outside the   Teams. The B team of Jenny
top twenty crossing the line     Allen, Stephanie Taylor &        The U17 team of Shannon
in 22nd but a great effort was   Millie Smith were 27th and       Riskey, Kelsey Fuss and Jess
put together by the quartet of   the C team of Jessica Sellar,    Keene put together a great
Niyi Akin Agunbiade, Marco       Grace Scopes and Amy Leach       relay to finish a fine 9th place.
Arcuri, Charlie Davis and        were 38th.                       Jess recorded the 5th fastest
Alex Leggatt.                                                     time of the day and Kelsey
                                 In a tremendous team             the 7th fastest.The B team
National Road Relays             performance the U13 boys         of Joanna Clowes, Mary Guy
Sutton Park                      also saw Peter Guy come          and Jenny Sheasby finished a
5th October 2014                 home in second place on the      fine 38th. Francesca Pickup
                                 first leg (having run the 4th
Thirty eight Blackheath and
Bromley HAC U13, U15 and         Peter Guy leading the South of England XC relays at Wormwood Scrubs
U17 young athletes made
the long journey to Sutton
Coldfield, Birmingham for
this year’s National Road
Relays and finished the day
winning gold and bronze
medals and having recorded
some magnificent results.

The National young athletes
road relays attract over 1000
athletes so standards are
always top class and our
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