US Youth SkyRunning

Success at first US appearance at the World Junior Skyrunning Championships! 4 medals earned. 7 US junior runners competed at the second inaugural youth SkyRunning World Championships. Seth Beard, Morgan Baughman, Samuel Hodges, Erin and Brendan Magill, Jonas Merchant and Willa Yonkman.

 

Erin Magill, Vermonter and member of VTXC climbed to a second and third place finishes in the vertical kilometer and 15 kilometer distance race in Arinsal, Andorra last week. She is the first US junior mountain runner to earn this rank.

 

Samuel Hodges of Middlebury, Vermont also came up with a surprise bronze in the combined VK and 15 kilometer distance category.  Also a US best!