Young ath­letes aquathlon ac­tion

Campbeltown Courier - - SPORT -

ATH­LETES from as young as eight years old swam and ran in Camp­bel­town Run­ning Club’s first ever junior aquathlon.

Age groups

The young­sters com­peted in dif­fer­ent age groups for prizes in­clud­ing a Camp­bel­town Pot­tery medal, com­mem­o­ra­tive t-shirt and goody bag, in an event sup­ported by Tesco and West Coast Motors. Eight-year-olds swam 50m, ran 500m, nine to 10s: 150m and a 1,500m run, 11 to 12s: 250m and 2,000m run and 13 to 16s 400m and 3,000m run.

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One group of com­peti­tors from left: Hannah Mil­lar, Emma Mil­lar, Rianne Coffield, Kirstie Ren­ton, Anna Gem­mill, Emma Cook, Gre­gor Craig, Oliver Reid and Louise McKean.

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Hannah Mil­lar ap­proaches the fin­ish­ing tape.

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Gre­gor Craig fin­ishes his 1500m run.

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