Women’s Team are National Five mile Road Champions

C&C came away from the National Five Mile Championship with three individual medals and two team medals. This was the fourth race in the six match series.

Although this distance is run infrequently, the Women’s team consisting of Lucy Dowsett, Rebecca Hair and Holly Archer were victorious. The men’s team, Jack Gray, Oliver Park and C&C newcomer James Dunce came second.

Holly claimed her first national title with team mate Lucy Dowsett making a welcome return back to C&C claimed the bronze medal. Both athletes run PB’s.

In the men’s event Jack Gray was hoping to claim his second national title of the season but had to settle for silver.

The series will conclude with two further events on 13th and 20th October.

Jack and Holly will be competing at the British Championships at Birmingham on the 24th and 25th August. This year’s British Championships are also trials for the World Championships that are being held in Doha in September.