Cross Country Success at the Army Foundation College, Harrogate


The Pearson TQ DofE Sports and Skills team at the Army Foundation College (AFC), Harrogate continue their success with victory at the recent UK North Cross Country Relay Championships.

The College are the U23 female champions, U23 Male runners up and Senior Male Champions.

The UK North region stretches from York to Inverness and from Liverpool to Hull and includes every regular and reserve unit within that area.

The Relay Championships were attended by 120 runners from more than 30 units.

The season has 7 more races throughout the winter and the College are hoping to defend their titles as UK North Team Champions.

Pearson TQ Sports and Skills staff Barry McGuire and John Young deliver coaching sessions to the Cross Country Team and Barry, who works full time in the AFC Pearson TQ PT staff, competes in the league and was part of the victorious Senior Male team.