Blogs and News - St George's School For Girls, Edinburgh
St George's travelled to Prestonhall to compete in the 18th Compass School Inter-School Cross Country Championships. All runners competed well and ran in some fantastic surroundings. This was the first outing for some of the P5 runners, and they competed strongly to finish in 3rd position. Maighdlin finished 3rd with Alanah in 7th and Katherine in 13th. In the U12 category, the team placed 2nd overall with Olivia crossing the line 2nd with Anise in 6th and Honor in 12th.
The 33rd Annual Scottish Prep Schools Cross Country hosted by Belhaven Hill School at John Muir Country Park was a great success for the runners. For the first year, all three age groups were represented. In the U10 category the team of Maighdlin, Katherine, Sophie, Alanah and Tabitha finished in 4th place, with Maighdlin crossing the line 3rd. The U12 team of Kate, Anise, Darcy, Honor and Anna won the race, with 4 of the girls finishing in the top 10. Robyn and Flora ran well in the U14 category against some tough competitors.