Jessica Gibbon Wins Gold

Wednesday 11th December 2013

Congratulations to Jessica Gibbon, U6, for earning a Gold medal with Great Britain and Ireland who won the women’s Under-20 team title in the European Cross County Championships held in Belgrade on Sunday 8 December.

Jessica, who was one of the youngest competitors in the race, finished 11th in the 4K event,  her first at this level. Her time was 13 minutes 41 seconds, which was only three seconds behind the girl who finished sixth, and she was the fourth Brit to complete the race.

Click here to view a video of Jessica being interviewed following her fantastic win


Jessica Gibbon receiving her medal at the European Cross County Championships in Belgrade