Malvern College hosted the 25th annual National Preparatory Schools’ Cross Country Championships on Sunday 12th March in which over 1,000 pupils from more than 80 schools competed, in what were perfect cross country conditions.
Four races across the Malvern College campus and the Wells Common, yielded the following year group and team winners for the Under 11 and Under 13 girls’ and boys’ races.
In the Under 11 Girls' race, Lily Slack from Derwent Lodge in Tonbridge, Kent was the individual winner helping her school to win the Team Competition. Jack Webb from Dulwich Prep Cranbrook, Kent won the Under 11 Boys’ individual race. Abingdon Prep, Oxfordshire won the Team Competition.
Dalis Jones of Tockington Manor, Bristol and Fraser Sproul from Sedburgh Preparatory School, Cumbria won the Under 13 Girls’ and Under 13 Boys’ individual races respectively. The Under 13 Girls’ Team Competition was won by Cheam Preparatory School, Berkshire and Yardley Court Preparatory School, Kent won the Boys’ Team Competition.
Kent College, Canterbury took home the U11 Girls’ Small Schools’ Trophy, Tockington Manor the U11 Boys’. Sedburgh Prep was awarded both the U13 Boys’ and Girls’ Small Schools’ Trophies.