News from Italy

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News from Italy

A number of Eryri members were busy over the weekend representing wales in Italy at the annual Trofeo Vanoni.

In the individual women’s race Jackie Lee come 10th (as part of the Snowdon race team) and Bronwen Jenkinson, representing Wales at senior level for the first time came an excellent 19th overall with a third place in the under 23 category. Ffion Price of Cardiff AC came fifth overall, less than a minute behind the current world champion.

In the men the Welsh team was spearheaded by the on form Mathew Roberts who stormed past Robbie Simpson of Scotland to the 18th fastest leg.  Pete Ryder of Cardiff AC carried on the good work and Eryri’s Nathan Jones brought the team in ninth and leaving the Scots trailing in his wake.  Nathan will now concentrate on the cross country season and work towards his first GB vest at this discipline.

 Pics to follow.


Paul Jenkinson


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