Central double at East League in Dundee; Scottish Students XC

Monday 22nd November 2021

Action from the East League meeting two at Camperdown Park in Dundee (photo by Neil Renton)

Album of photos from Neil Renton on our Facebook page

There was a Senior race double for Central AC at the East League meeting in Dundee on Saturday.

Morag Millar and Olympian Andy Butchart took the wins with both having been selected for Scotland for the Euro Cross Trials next weekend in Liverpool.

Butchart was followed home by club-mate Jamie Crowe and Michael Ferguson of Aberdeen. Millar was followed home by Hannah Cameron of Aberdeen and Jill Stephen of Hunters Bog Trotters.

Around 600 athletes competed at Camperdown Park with the event superbly organised by Dundee Hawkhill Harriers.

Central AC won the Senior Men’s team race and Edinburgh AC won the Senior Women’s team race.

Thanks to Alex Jackson for help and to Neil Renton for photos.

Results are online here

*The continued growth in social media coverage of athletics events in Scotland is exciting and there were some great video phone clips from Dundee at the weekend.

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The Scottish Student Sport XC Champs were held at Craigmillar Castle in Edinburgh on Saturday.

And there were championship title wins for Christian Graham of Dundee University (and Lasswade AC) and Holly Page of Edinburgh Uni Hare and Hounds.

In the men’s race, there was silver for Matt Knowles of Edinburgh and bronze for Jamie Burns of Glasgow (and Shettleston).

In the women’s race, there was silver for Sarah Tait of Stirling (and Lasswade) and bronze for Holly Little of Queen Margaret Uni (and VP-Glasgow).

In the team events, the Women’s title was won by Edinburgh Uni Hare and Hounds with Glasgow second and Aberdeen third. Glasgow won the men’s team golds, with Edinburgh second and Stirling third.

The overall Institution Award went to Edinburgh Uni Hare and Hounds.

Provisional Resultsย  are online here



Tags: Dundee, East League XC, Scottish Student Sport XC

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