Welsh Athletics & Welsh Schools teams named for Celtic and Home Countries Cross Country International

14/01/2019 00:00, In Blog / Cross Country /

A strong cohort of Welsh athletes will travel to represent Welsh Athletics and Welsh Schools at the IAAF Northern Ireland International Cross Country inc. Celtic and Home Countries International  in Belfast on Saturday 19th January.

European Cross Country representatives Charlie Hulson (Chris Jones; Liverpool Harriers), Kristian Jones (Swansea Harriers) and Matt Willis (Wrexham AC) are amongst the athletes representing the Senior and Junior Men's teams, whilst Swansea duo Alaw Beynon-Thomas (Kevin Evans) and Sian Edwards will head the Senior Women's team in Belfast. 

The event provides another international racing opportunity for some of Wales' most established endurance athletes to test themselves against high calibre fields, and sees Wales compete against Scotland, England, Ireland and Northern Ireland in the team battle for the Celtic and Home Countries International titles. 

Welsh Athletics Team List:

Senior MenSenior Women
Charlie HulsonAlaw Beynon-Thomas
Kristian JonesSian Edwards
James Hunt Lucy Marland
Abed TeweldebrahnHelen Marshall
U23 MenU23 Women
Ciaran LewisAbigayle Goodrick-Latham
Jack TurnerRhiannon Kamink
Matthew WilliamsBronwen Owen
Oliver DickinsonIsobel Parry-Jones
U20 Men U20 Women
Nathan JonesBethan Davies
Larry RyanKatrin Higginson
Matthew WillisMartha Owen
Thomas Wood Laura Wright 
U17 MenU17 Women
Finley HinesAimee Callow
Osian PerrinOrla Davies
Lloyd SheppardSamia Jones
Mike SpillEden O'Dea



















Welsh Schools Team List: 

U20 MenU20 Women
Remi AdebiyiEva Edwards
Liam Griffiths Annwen Gammon
Morgan JamesFfion Higginson
Spencer SmithBeth Thomas






Staff List:

Graham FinlaysonTeam Manager
Nicola Haines-JonesTeam Manager
John MessumTeam Manager 
Delyth BrownWSAA Team Manager
Zane Maynard WSAA Team Manager







Congratulations to everyone selected, and best of luck to all Welsh athletes travelling to Northern Ireland this coming weekend.