TEL athletes perform at the Borders XC Gala leg

There were great conditions and a fantastic turnout for the second leg of the Borders XC Series in Galashiels.

In the Junior Race, the top East Lothian position when to Angus Wright (14-15) coming third overall in a time of 10m27s.   Second East Lothian position went to Innes Wright (12-13) in a time of 10m57, coming fifth overall and first in his age category.  Aidan Page (12-13) secured the third East Lothian position in 11m01s, seventh overall and second in his age category.

Finishing strongly and taking the first female position was Bridget Harley (14-15) in a time of 11m09s while Flora Henry (14-15) came second in 11m41s.

Coming first in their age categories were Robbie Anderson (16-17) 14th overall in 11m23s; Olivia Robbins (12-13) fourth female in 12m13s and Cerys Wright (HRC 8-9) sixth female in 12m23s.

Other great performances were from Jamie Smith (12-13) 18th; Cristina Elliot (12-13) 39th; Stella McGregor (12-13) 39th; Isaac Stevenson (12-13) 41st; Jessica Bullen (12-13) 60th and Roisin Napier (12-13) 81st

The Senior Race saw the athletes tackle multiple hills and tough conditions with Cameron Bullen taking the first East Lothian position, third male junior and ninth overall in 25m18s with Joe Donnelly holding on to third East Lothian position and 13th overall in 25m39s.