Bedford and County celebrated their successes on the Road and Country at a well attended awards evening last Tuesday.

Following detailed reports from each of the team managers, nine athletes received Endeavour Medals having competed in all the races for the club, 12 received inscribed salvers as Club Champions in the respective age groups, and a further six Team Manager’s Awards for their persistence, dedication and enthusiasm.

The club particularly excelled at Southern and National Team Championships, placing in the top three in six different competitions, gaining medals at six different competitions.

The trophy for Best Performance for and U17 went to Tia Wilson who enjoyed an outstanding year, with six top five places and three medals in Area or National Championships. Not to be outdone Matt Bergin and Rebecca Murray shared the Senior Best Performance Trophy: Matt for his superb run in the Amargh5K, Rebecca for her 12 place in the Elite Women’s race at the 2018 London Marathon.


Girls U17/15/13/11              

Endeavour medals:                      

U11     Lily Hodgskinson;

U13     Lyla Danobrega; Katie Olive;

U15     Sofia Perusko; Natalie Simmons;

U17     Tia Wilson


Club Champions:                        

U11     Lilly Hodgkinson

U13     Katie Olive

U15     Sofia Perusko

U17     Tia Wilson


Team Manager’s Award:            

Emma Abbey and Tia Wilson


Senior /U 20 Women

Club Champions:                         

U20     Josie Smith

Senior Alice Burgin


Team Manager’s Award:             

Carla Whitmore                                 


Boys U17/15/13/11    

Endeavour Medals:                     

U11     Oliver Wilson;

U11     Jack Hale;

U15     Alex Alston


Club Champions:                         

U11     Oliver Wilson

U13     Austin Cole

U15     Alex Alston

U17     Aiden Killeen


Team Manager’s Award:             

Zena Saez and Greg Herring                                                 


Senior/ U20 Men                  

Club Champions:                         

U20     Ben Davies

Senior  Josh Lunn


Team Manager’s Award:             

Andrew Headley


Southern and National Individual Medals

Tia Wilson      1st SEAA XC; 2nd London Mini Marathon; 2nd Inter Counties XC;


Southern & National Team Trophies

U17 Women South of England Road Relays                   

Silver Medals

Lucy-Mae Shepherd; Scarlet Dalrymple; Tia Wilson


U15 Boys       

National Road Relays                                              

Silver Medals

Tristan Cook; Alex Alston; Zena Saez


Senior Men   

Southern 12 Stage Championships            

Bronze Medals

John Eves; Richard Henderson

Matt Bray; Mike Channing

Matt Bergin ; Jack Goodwin

Ben Alcock; Alfie Yabsley

Josh Lunn; Jono Janes

Ben Davies; Joe Strange


Senior Men   

National 5k Road Championship               

Bronze Medals

Matt Bergin; Ben Davies; Matt Bray


Senior Men   

National 10K Road Championship            

Silver Medals

Ben Alcock; Matt Bergin; Matt Leach


Senior Men   

National XC Championships                                  

9 to score Champions

Ben Alcock; John Eves                   

Darren Deed; Matt Bray

Josh Lunn ; Andrew Inskip

Richard Henderson; Craig Emmerson

Andrew Headley


Club Best Performance Awards        


Best Performance by Master – Female

Sue Bosher - Marston Forest 5K in 18minutes 33 Seconds


Best Performance by Master – Male   

Darren Deed - 34th in National Cross Country


Whitbread Inns Trophy - Best Performance by U13/15/17 Male or Female on Road or Country

Tia Wilson - 2nd in National Inter Counties Cross Country


Sydney Smith Trophy  -  Best Performance by U20/Senior Male or Female on Road or Country

Rebecca Murray - London Marathon 12th  Elite Women; 3rd UK Championships

Matt Bergin - 5K Road Race 13 min 59 sec.                                   









Cookies make it easier for us to provide you with our services. With the usage of our services you permit us to use cookies.