Cross CountryNews

East Coast AC Junior XC Series, race 2, Larne 18/02/24

Some of North Down AC’s youngest athletes were racing on Sunday 18th February in the second of the East Coast AC junior cross country races; in the mini races over 650m Reeya McQuillan was 2nd girl in 4:12 and Lochlainn Mair was 5th boy in 4:21.


[Lochlainn, being cheered on by his big brothers]

Harrison Mair was 3rd boy in the 1300m minor race in 5:17.


In the junior girl’s race over 1720m Sophie Rankin 7:33 was 2nd, Caitlyn Dickenson 8:00 was 5th and Isla McQuillan 11:00 came 12th.

[Sophie, Caitlyn, Isla]

The battle of the day was in the junior boy’s race where Carter Rolston and Sebastian Mair were separated by only 1 second with Carter winning in 6:52 and Sebastian taking 2nd place in 6:53, while Isaac Hall also ran strongly for 7th place in 8:34.

[Carter & Sebastian, Isaac]

[Harrison, Lochlainn, Sebastian, Carter, Reeya, Sophie, Caitlyn, Isla]