National 5km Road Championships – 14/4/2018

Four of our junior athletes competed at Saturdays National 5 km Road Championships held at Sutton Park before the National Road Relays.

Lewis - 4th in the National 5km Champs 2018
Lewis – 4th in the National 5km Champs 2018

First up in the U/17 Mens race was Lewis Nagington. Lewis ran a really strong race to finish in 4th place, missing out on a national medal by just 10 seconds.

Misha - 13th in the U/15's
Misha – 13th in the U/15’s


In the U/15 Girls Race we had Nadine Tomkinson and Misha Twardochleb. Nadine set off the quicker but Misha ran a more consistent race and passed Nadine just after half way. Misha finished in 13th position and Nadine finished in 16th.

Nadine - 16th in the U/15's
Nadine – 16th in the U/15’s

In the U/15 Boys race Louis Wakefield struggled with knee pain during the race but finished in 27th position.

Louis - 27th in the U/15's
Louis – 27th in the U/15’s

Congratulations to all four of our athletes who represented the club at these road championships.



U/15 Boys

27th Louis Wakefield 24.36

U/15 Girls

13th Misha Twardochleb 21.28

16th Nadine Tomkinson 21.59

U/17 Men

4th Lewis Nagington 17.15