Welsh Athletes selected for IAU World Trail Championships

British Athletics has announced a team of ten ahead of the IAU World Trail Championships in Badia Pratlagia, Italy on Saturday 10 June 2017.

Welshmen Gareth Hughes and Matt Roberts secured automatic selection following respective second and third place finishes at the trials. 

Tom Payn will head up the quintet of senior men, as he bids to better his 47th place finish from last year’s championships, while Scot Kyle Grieg (Lewis Walker) earns his first British vest for the championships on the back of claiming fourth at the trial.

The British Athletics team for the IAU World Trail Championships in Badia Prataglia, Italy on Saturday 10 June 2017:


Kyle Grieg (Lewis Walker)

Gareth Hughes

Tom Payn

Matt Roberts


Helen Bonsor

Julie Briscoe (Bashir Hussain)

Sally Fawcett

Katie Kaars Sijpesteijn

Jo Meek

Jo Zakrzewski

Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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