Blogs and News - St George's School For Girls, Edinburgh

11 Mar 2019
Cross Country

Congratulations to Anise (Upper 4) who has qualified for the Schools International Athletics Board Teams in Dublin.

The annual Scottish Schools Cross Country Championships was held at Hopetoun House. The  course was challenging with both the weather conditions and the mixed terrain. In the D group Honor and Esme (Lower 4) ran a great race to both finish in the top 50. Robyn (Upper 4) ran well in the B group, with Lizzie (Lower 5) finishing in 13th in the A group 4km race. Anise (Upper 4) equalised her result from the previous year to finish in 7th place in C group. 

The Scottish Prep Schools Cross country competition that is hosted by Belhaven School, saw a record number of runners in each age group. The Under 11 team of Mairi, Vinnie, Alexia and Ella finished 9th, with Mairi crossing the line in the top 15. The Under 13 team of Honor, Esme, Sophie and Tami, finished in 7th position with Honor racing well to finish in 7th, with Esme just behind in 14th.

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