Dulwich Runners women won the Surrey League Second Division title at Croydon’s Lloyd Park last Saturday, writes Jonathan Whittaker.
They entered the tricky five-mile race – previously postponed due to poor weather – in pole position after three races, 118 points ahead of London City Runners.
Another Clare Elms masterclass in cross country running was rewarded with third place (34:20) on the day and the overall senior and W50 age group championship.
Katie Smith’s excellent progress resulted in her best-ever placing of 11th (37:23). Ange Norris’s 18th place (39:18) secured the W60 age group championship with club captain Ola Balme next finisher in 19th (39:42).
Eleanor Simmons completed the team scoring in 24th (41:05).