Hounslow’s young people compete with the best in London Mini Marathon 2018

The borough’s young athletes showcased their talents on Sunday 22 April by taking part in this year’s Virgin Money Giving London Mini Marathon

Published: Tuesday, 8th May 2018

girls getting ready for the mini marathon

The event is British Athletics’ official 5km road championships for athletes aged between 11 and 17 years old. This year, 1,056 youngsters took part.

The race involved running the last 5km of the main marathon course. Participants finished in The Mall just ahead of the elite marathon runners.

Hounslow was represented by 32 young runners who achieved outstanding results. The top performances of the day were from Jonathan Bartholomew in the Under 17 Boys’ race, who ran an impressive time of 16:58 and finished in 37th place, closely followed by Christopher Garcia who ran the Under 13 Boys’ race in 17:42 finishing 8th. Charlotte Buckley achieved a time of 18:37 in the Under 17 Girls’ race, finishing in 10th position.

Huge congratulations go out to all the young runners who took part, all of whom received a marathon medal, goody bag and finishers t-shirt.

Jonathan Barbour from Fusion’s Sports Development Team in Hounslow said: “We’d like to pass on a huge thank you to all of the runners who represented the London Borough of Hounslow and their families and friends who supported them both in the run up to the event and on the day. We would also like to say thank you to all of the volunteers who helped out as team managers.”

Please see full results for Hounslow competitors below:

U13 Girls
 

Position

Name

Time

94

Lydia Loughran

21:58

101

Anna Kelly

22:12

119

Katerina Simakova

22:42

122

Ava Gohan

22:45

123

Leah Russell

22:47

166

Francesca Newbold

24:27



U15 Girls 

Name

Position

Time

Niamh Murphy

36

19:59

Abigail Hallam

116

23:00

Charlotte Cooney-Quinn

131

23:56

Mirsada Elezaj

155

25:59

Florence Rampley

156

26.15

Mia Paduszynska

166

28:43


 

U17 Girls
 

Name

Position

Time

Charlotte Buckley

10

18:39

Sophie Moore

80

22:21

Olivia Sejourne

94

23:24


 

U13 Boys
 

Name

Position

Time

Christopher Garcia

8

17:42

Matthew Knight

12

17:55

Alex Franks

87

19:43

James Skinner

93

19:48

Jonah Shaw

123

20:23

Charlie Brook

147

20:58

 

U15 Boys
 

Name

Position

Time

Aidan Aherne

37

17:31

Basil Rock

47

17:49

Aaron Dhillon

62

18:12

Gabriel Phelan

67

18:14

William Paterson Denton

106

19:11

Isaac Phelan

124

19:54

 

U17 Boys
 

Name

Position

Time

Jonathan Bartholomew

37

16:43

Joe Osborne

76

17:59

Alex Bagnall

121

19:44

Alban Elezaj

137

21:03

Ditmir Elezaj

148

24:55

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