Congratulations to Stockport’s Steve Vernon who claimed his second senior English National Cross Country title at Woolaton Park on Saturday.The five times Northern senior title winner now has won an impressive collecting eight senior individual medals at the national cross country. Steve’s impressive national record which now reads; Champion 2014 & 2011. Runner up 2013, 2012 & 2009.Third place in 2010, 2008 & 2006.
The North had three other individual winners at Nottingham last Saturday. Middlesbrough’s Joshua Cowperthwaite collected the under 13 boys title in fine style, while Lydia Turner of Birtley AC won the under 17 women title. However is what looked the most impressive victory of the day was Georgia Taylor-Brown of Sale Harriers in the junior women event. It seemed a comfortable stroll in thepark for the Manchester tri athlete
Georgia Taylor-Brown photo by Darkstar