FRASER IS CROWNED NATIONAL PREP SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPION
Fraser Sproul was crowned National Prep School Under 13 cross-country champion last Sunday, at Malvern College in Worcestershire. Fraser had already won the English School Fell Running Championships, back in October, but this was a much stiffer task, particularly as he was running against boys a year older than him.
In a field of almost 300 runners, from 52 prep schools across the country, Fraser set his stall out early on in the race, pushing the pace from the front. The course was undulating, with a couple of long climbs, which enabled Fraser to stretch the opposition.
However, it was only in the last quarter of the two-mile course that Fraser was able to pull away completely, where he opened up a considerable gap, to win by almost 100
The highlight for Fraser,