P6 and P7 Edinburgh and Scottish Cross Country Report

P6 and P7 Edinburgh and Scottish Cross Country Report

Published on 1 May 2018

On Friday 20 April, children in Primary 6 and Primary 7 competed in the EPSSA Cross Country Championships (Edinburgh Primary Schools' Sports Association) at Inverleith Park. All children enjoyed it and ran extremely well.

Results were as follows:
P6 Boys - Team 1st
P6 Girls - Unplaced, but an excellent performance.
P7 Boys - Team 1st
P7 Girls - Team 1st

Special mentions must go to:
Patrick Barnes (P6) - 2nd place
Harry Clark (P6) - 3rd place
James Burnett (P6) - 5th place
Finlay Blackstock (P6) - 6th place
Alice Mackie (P7) - 4th place
Archie Lynch (P7) - 2nd place
Jamie Thomson (P7) - 6th place

On Saturday 21 April, the same children raced for a second time at the SSAA Cross Country Championships (Scottish Schools' Athletics Association) at Kirkcaldy High School. Although the children were understandably tired from the previous day, they didn’t let it stop them. The standard of running was extremely high and all children were outstanding.

Results were as follows:
P6 Boys - Team 1st (Gold)
P6 Girls - Team 7th
P7 Boys - Team 2nd (Silver)
P7 Girls - Team 2nd (Silver)

Special mentions must go to:
Patrick Barnes (P6) - 7th place
James Burnett (P6) - 8th place

Well done, all!