North West Counties Road Relays 2018

North West Counties Road Relays 2018

NW Relays 2018

The North West Counties Road Relays took place this weekend on Saturday 8th September at Delamere Forest. There were many ECH teams competing in the different age groups with some great success on the day in very wet conditions!

The under 11 boys A team finished a solid 10th place overall and 4th in Greater Manchester with good performances from Thomas Snowdon (4.37), Alfie Manser (4.35) and Alfie Bundy (4.40). The B team also performed well finishing 30th overall and 8th in GM with Joe Harney (4.56), Joseph Lutman (5.45) and Joe Taylor (5.14) making up the team. Finnan Docherty also ran well running an individual leg in 4.56. The under 11 girls A team ran magnificently to finish in 4th overall which was good enough for silver medals in GM with excellent performances from Emily Bowker (3.32 – 2nd fastest leg of the day), Darcy Slattery (5.40) and Ava Royle (5.10). Good runs also from Meadow Wright and Isla Eming in the B team with 5.22 and 5.29 respectively.

The under 13 girls A team finished a brilliant 2nd position overall and taking GOLD in Greater Manchester with stunning performances from Matilda Byrnes (12.51), Madeline Stout (13.17) and Maria Rooke (12.52). The B team also competed really well finishing 11th overall and 4th in GM with an excellent performance from May Mannion on the first leg with a time of 12.46 (9th fastest of the day) with Imogen Gush (13.49) and Scarlett Hardy-Clarke (14.50) making up the team. The under 13 boys A team also performed well coming home in 11th place overall and 2nd in GM with the team consisting of James McGraw (12.22), Jack Bowler-Greenwood (13.02) and James Harney (12.53). Good performances from Cole Wright and Zach Conboy in the B team with times of 14.34 and 14.38 respectively.

The under 15 girls team finished in 26th overall and 10th in GM with solid runs from Rose Barlow (13.08), Aliesha Smith (14.22) and Jessica Willock (15.50). A good individual performance from Megan Lewis in the under 17 women’s race with a time of 12.30 which was good enough for the 10th fastest leg of the day.

The senior men’s A team finished in 25th position overall and 6th in GM with good performances from George Lewis (22.36), Gavin Browne (22.21), Jonathan Aust (23.38) and Haile Abraham (22.23). The B team finished 59th overall and 19th in GM with Darren Smith (25.20), Martin Stout (27.35), Ian Fraser (27.11) and Dennis Thomas (24.06).

Well done to all who took part!

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