Randwick Botany’s Ben Moreau became the 116th NSW open men’s cross country champion, scoring a convincing win over 12km in 37:43 at Nowra on Saturday. It was also the 13th title in 17 years for the Ken Green training squad.
Wollongong’s Chloe Tighe (Kembla Joggers) stole a march on the field early in the NSW’s 63rd women’s Cross Country Championship to take the title in good conditions in Nowra despite overnight rain.
Alix Kennedy confirmed her arrival on the athletics scene this season, claiming the Australian senior discus title and earning selection in the team for the World University Games.
This Saturday the 116th men’s and 63rd women’s cross country championship of NSW will be held on the South Coast.