London Mini Marathon

Katie Buckley runs for NW England

Westholme Year 11 pupil, Katie Buckley ran in the Under 17s North West team at the London Mini Marathon on Sunday 22nd April 2012.   This was a three mile road race with the finish on the Mall in front of Buckingham Palace.   Each region selected a team of its six best runners  –  the North West region selecting runners from Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Cumbria, Merseyside and Cheshire.   There were seventy two runners in the Mini Marathon from all regions across the UK and Katie finished in 26th position.   The North West team came 3rd overall.   Congratulations to Katie for representing NW England so well in this event.