Team East Lothian had two athletes travel to Dublin, Ireland as part of the Scotland Team to compete in the Schools International Athletic Board’s International Cross Country.
Selected from their excellent performances at the SSAA Scottish School’s Cross Country Championship earlier in the month, they were competing against the best from each of the home nations with the hope of national glory.
Competing in the Junior Boys’ Race, Angus Wright of North Berwick High School came a well placed seventeenth having run a tough race. The Scottish Junior Boys’ Team secured a Silver podium position, ahead of Ireland and Wales.
In the Inter Girls’ Race, Portobello High School athlete, Flora Henry came a respectable twenty-sixth in a very competitive field, also taking a Silver Medal for Scotland in the Team Event.