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Wednesday, 7 March 2012

Top Runners on Show at School Relays

Hundreds of young runners competed in the recent national school cross country relays at Coventry's War Memorial Park.
It was the 41st time the event has been hosted by King Henry VIII School and the runners were cheered on their way by a host of Olympian ditance runners.
Guest of Honour was distance running legend Ron Hill (2nd left in picture), three times Olympian and holder of numerous world records, who presented the trophies and medals after the race.
Also in attendance were Coventry's own Dave Moorcroft (far right), former world 5000m record holder, Commonwealth gold medalist and 3 times Olympian, Colin Kirkham (2nd right) Olympic Marathon runner and Martin Slevin (left) recent winner of Oxford ParkRun.   

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