Buxton juniors excell at fell race

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The second race in the Buxton Athletic Club Juniors Fell Championships took part as part of Tansley Hill Fell Race.

A fabulous turn out of 16 Buxton juniors took part with excellent results all round.

In the U8 race Jimmy Golden came in 8th boy with Lexi Thomlinson 9th girl.

Henry Hazelhurst came 8th in the U10 race - earning top points in the competition - followed by Matthew Rolfe in 10th and Liam Jones in 11th.

The first medal was won by Molly Golden who was first U10 girl overall.

A great turn out in the Under 12 girls race saw Grace Longden finishing in 2nd place, Sienna Phillips 4th, Lucy Whelan 6th, Rebecca Cudahy 9th and Esme White 9th.

In the U14 category Buxton dominated with Will Longden winning overall, Louis White 3rd, and Amy Whelan first overall in the U14 girls category.

Running in the gruelling four mile U16 race were Ellie Wilson, who was first overall, and Heather Wilshaw, third girl overall.