Northern XC Champs 2019

Following on from his victory at the Yorkshire XC champs, Alex Thompson went on to also claim the Under 15 Boys Northern XC Championship with another impressive run. Sitting just behind the leading runners for the first half of the race he made a break as they reached the start of the hairpin loop. From their he gradually pulled away to win in a time of 12.22, with 2nd place Kyle Rabjohn some 10 seconds behind.

Alice Jones having been comfortably in 3rd for most of the race dropped down to 5th in the final finish straight just missing out on a medal.

Full Wharfedale results below:

Position Name Time
U13 Girls
11 Amelie Lane 00:11:00
128 Layla Kirkley 00:12:30
U15 Girls
5 Alice Jones 00:14:12
U17 Girls
38 Emily Jones 00:20:05
U15 Boys
1 Alex Thompson 00:12:22
12 Sam Smith 00:13:12
U17 Boys
51 William Thompson 00:21:31
Senior Men
288 Dave McGuire 00:48:10
345 Adam Stirk 00:49:26