Hampshire League XC – Round 4 Reading

Saturday 12th January 2019 at Prospect Park, Reading

The Isle of Wight Athletic Club competitors travelled to Reading to race in round 4 of the League.IWAC_U15G_Reading_3rd

Mabel Lewis crossed the gap to the U15 girls’ leader after 1km and stayed with the fast pace, crossing the line 6th in a strong field. Naomi Holdsworth (23rd) and Jessica Heng (31st) ensured the IWAC team finished 3rd in the match, ahead of big mainland clubs.

In the U13 category both Maisey Kent (12th) and Joseph Roberts (9th) had great runs with Maisey picking up two places in the sprint finish.

Dylan Holdsworth was 19th for IWAC in the longer U17 boys’ race & U15 Boys Noah Patey (34th), Jacob Patey (38th) and Jay Spooner (44th) all completed the tough open course. U13 Boys Finley Lax (46th) and Jackson Hill (57th) improved their league standings. Phoebe Heng did well (31st) in one of her first U11 Girls races.

Thanks to Wightlink for Isle of Wight Athletic Club kit sponsorship.