City of Norwich AC under-13s become South of England champions


City of Norwich Athletics Club's under-13 girls team stole the show at the South of England Cross Country Championships at Stanmer Park in Brighton.

With 247 runners and 42 teams, the CONAC girls came in seventh, eighth,12th and 15th to become the South of England champions.

Femke Rosbergen was the first CONAC girl to finish, in seventh place in 11 minutes and 27 seconds, just three seconds ahead of team-mate Katie Goldsmith

Ellie Taylor was in the same pack to cross the line, finishing just one second later but in 12th and Nelly Porter was 15th in 11:39.

The success continued an excellent season so far for the U13 team, finishing fourth at Mansfield and second at Aldershot in cross country relay events.

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