24 Feb '15, 1am

Lily Partridge wins 2015 English Cross Country, thirty-five years after her mother, Ruth,...

When Ruth Partridge (nee Smeeth) stormed to victory at the 1980 English cross country championships in Rugeley, Staffordshire aged just 19, it is scarcely believable that she could have imagined victory for herself, let alone that her daughter would one day emulate her success. Yet with Lily Partridge continuing to flourish on a year by year basis, running in almost every Great British XC squad since she was 16, the reality that it could happen, began to become more and more likely.

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2015/02/lily-partrdige-wins-201...

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athleticsweekly.com 21 Feb '15, 7pm

Lily Partridge and Charlie Hulson among National Cross winners by Steve Smythe February 21, 2015 A round-up of Saucony Eng...