One thousand six hundred athletes across the country took part in the 2014 Modern Biathlon Championships, held at the London Aquatics Centre in Olympic Park. Jess , Lulu , Martine and Maya swam in the U12 section, achieving personal bests all round in the pool, winning the championships with a very impressive lead.
Cranleigh Prep School came 1st with a total of 7749 points, followed by Guildford High School who came 2nd with 7280 points. Tunbridge Wells Grammar came 3rd with 6948, Charters School were 4th with 6897 and Millfield Prep School came 5th with a total of 6831 points. The Cranleigh Prep School girls did themselves proud, with Martine finishing in 4th place in the swimming and 6th in her run. Lulu came 8th in the swim and 17th in the run, Jess was 17th in the swim and 49th in the run; Maya came 96th in the swim and 101st in the run.
There was further success for CPS in the individual U13 boys’ race, with Piers finishing in 5th place from a field of 107.
Many congratulations to all of those who took part – we are incredibly proud of them all.