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Successful weekend for Jordan!

posted 20 Jan 2015, 05:31 by

Student Jordan Rowe, had a busy weekend competing in both Essex Schools Cross Country Championships in Colchester and then travelling to Cardiff to compete in the Cross Country Challenge Series.

Essex Schools Cross Country Championships - Sat 17 Jan 2015
Colchester Hilly Fields was the venue for this year’s Essex Schools Cross Country Championships.  On a bitterly cold morning over 350 youngsters took part in six different age groups. Jordan Rowe represented North East Essex and produced an excellent performance, running a distance of approximately 6k over a challenging course. He won first place and as one of those in the top 6 he was automatically selected to run for Essex in the English Schools to be held in Blackburn in March He has also been selected to run for Essex in the Southern Inter-Schools in Surrey on 31 January 2015.

Cross Country Challenge Series - Sun 18 Jan 2015
Blackweir Fields in Cardiff was the host to the second leg of the British Athletics Cross Challenge series on Sunday 18 January. Following on from the first leg in Liverpool, Jordan had his eye on winning valuable points to add to his Cross Challenge total ahead of the events in Milton Keynes and Birmingham over the next two months. Jordan Rowe competed and finished 2nd - a fantastic achievement!

Well done to Jordan!