36 Runners spread across Years 3 – 8 represented Davenies at
the inter-schools Cross-Country event at Wellington College with over twenty
other schools participating.
On a beautiful, but very chilly afternoon the boys ran
extremely well on a demanding course, notching up some competitive finishes. Whilst organisational teething problems
hampered some races, there was strength in depth in all year group teams and a
show of some very determined individual running.
Particular congratulations to the Year 3 team of William
Alexander, Benji Southwell-Sander, Oliver Smith, Alex Haycock, Alex Moore and
Crosby Burnett who won their race: an outstanding achievement in such a
Looking forward, there is an U’11 event hosted by St. John’s
Northwood on Thursday 12 March and the IAPS Cross-Country Championships return
again to the Malvern Hills on Sunday 15 March.
Well done to all the boys who ran at Wellington.