Gold medals galore for Clydesdale girls

Primary Schools Cross Country Championships Final medallists'Biggar P6 Girls Clydesdale team - Erin Snow, St Marys, Ruth Currie, Braidwood, Gemma Marriott, Braidwood, Feebie Robinson
Primary Schools Cross Country Championships Final medallists'Biggar P6 Girls Clydesdale team - Erin Snow, St Marys, Ruth Currie, Braidwood, Gemma Marriott, Braidwood, Feebie Robinson

THERE was gold medal glory for Clydesdale’s P6 Girls team members, at the Primary Schools Cross Country Championships in Chatelherault Country Park.

St Mary’s Primary School pupil Erin Snow and team-mates Ruth Currie (Braidwood PS), Gemma Marriott (Braidwood PS) and Phoebe Robinson (Biggar PS) were the winning quartet for Clydesdale.

Primary Schools Cross Country Championships Final medallists'Walston P7 Boys Clydesdale team which finished 2nd - James Gillon, Carluke, Samuel Wallace, Tinto, John Wright, Biggar, Robbie Orr

Primary Schools Cross Country Championships Final medallists'Walston P7 Boys Clydesdale team which finished 2nd - James Gillon, Carluke, Samuel Wallace, Tinto, John Wright, Biggar, Robbie Orr

Organiser Shona Girdwood, of South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture, said: “Everyone who qualified for Thursday’s final voted it an absolutely brilliant day at a fabulous new venue after the move from Hamilton Palace Sports Grounds. And they are all looking forward to next year’s cross country race already!”

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