SPORT IN BRIEF
ATHLETICS Hannah Viner placed second in a field of more than 200 competitors in Claybury in the first race of this season’s Start Fitness Metropolitan Cross Country League. Highgate Harrier Viner was in action again at the Hampstead Heath park run, where she and Tal Pelmont both set park run personal bests. Viner (17:46) was first female finisher while Pelmont (18:37) was first U18 competitor. Lia Radus ran the second fastest 2.5km split among 58 timings at the South of England U17 crosscountry relay championships.