Cross Country Success for Hounslow Teens!

Hounslow's most talented cross-country runners came out in force for the highly anticipated London Youth Games Cross Country event last weekend.

Runners from all 32 London boroughs and the City of London headed to the start-line at Hampstead Heath's Parliament Hill with the race marking the official opening of the 2019 London Youth Games season.

Hounslow were represented by 32 young runners and had some outstanding results. 

Top 6 performances came from Charlotte Buckley, who claimed Hounslow's only medal of the competition by winning gold medal in the under 17 girl's race.

This is Charlotte second London Youth Games cross country win for Hounslow. Other results as follows, congratulations to all who took part! 

Reggie Rock, 10th in the under 11 boy's race. 

James Skinner, 12th in the under 13 boy's race. 

Niamh Murphey 31st in the under17 girl's race

Gabriel Phelan, 34th in the under 15 boys, and Melissa Granda 46th in the under 11 girls.