The Leigh Academy students excel at Swanley Park Cross Country Event

On a wet windy afternoon at Swanley Park, The Leigh Academy athletes excelled with four students finishing in the top 3 in their respective age categories. The competition was fiercely competitive, with all of the schools from the local Dartford and Gravesham District taking part.

Charlie Tomkins (Da Vinci) continued his good form to finish 3rd in the Boys Year 10/11 race, despite nursing a calf injury. Additionally, Abbi Chambers (Brunel), Maisie Beaney (Da Vinci) and Chelsey Rowson (Da Vinci) all had their highest place individual finishes in a District Cross Country Event and all won a well earned bronze medal.