Sunday 24 September saw the running of the 10th English Schools Fell Running Championships on the hills above Settle, North Yorkshire. Elswick runner Robyn, representing Prudhoe Community High School claimed victory in the senior girls’ year 12/13 race. The race, over 8km was a tough test of fell running skills and Robyn led the race pretty much from the off. She received her medal from Fell running super star Victoria Wilkinson. Robyn’s brother Rowan finished an excellent 11th place in the year 10/11 6km boys race.
This follows on a week after Robyn represented England in the Junior Home International race, incorporating the British Junior Fell Running Champs, in Peebles where she finished 8th and was part of the gold medal winning U20 women’s team.