On a blustery Saturday the green vests of EUH+H made the annual pilgrimage to the National Cross Country Relays held in Cumbernauld. While the forecast rain held off the wind provided challenging conditions with the uphill sections pitting the teams against strong headwinds.
The relay champs always brings out the best teams north of the border, and as it is not a University competition a number of the clubs best runners are attached to their regional clubs of first claim. Nonetheless the club had two Men’s teams and four Ladies teams out to pit themselves against the best.
Both the Men’s and Women’s A teams came in 19th. The Men coming in 19/129 teams in the Men’s race and the Ladies 19/88, both strong finishes with a number of runners stepping up to the A teams for the first time.
The Ladies’ B team came in a very good 24th keeping the A on it’s toes with the Men’s B team coming in in 46th place. Full results and palces for all the teams are below (click read more):