Auckland and Buchan aim to aid Edinburgh’s relay bid
North-east athletes Rhona Auckland and Ellie Buchan are in the Edinburgh University squad which hopes to feature in the fight for honours in the East of Scotland cross-country relay championships at Dundee tomorrow.
Auckland, a member of Banchory Stonehaven AC, goes into the race in great form as was shown by her outstanding victory in the Baxters River Ness 10km road race a fortnight ago. The 19-year-old Torphins runner recorded a fine personal best time of 34min 33sec to win the women's prize in Inverness.
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