Striders of Croydon faced strong opposition in the Surrey Cross-Country Championships, at Dorking on Saturday. They were led by Iain Harrison who ran well to place 52nd of the 247 finishers, covering the muddy 12-kilometre course in 48 minutes 45 seconds. Taylor Huggins was 105th (52.49), Greg Williams 174th (58.12), Chris Morton 176th (58.16), Simon Pannell 192nd (60.34) and Geoff Pennells 233rd (68.15). Striders placed 18th in the team event. In the senior women’s race, Zoe Williams ran well to finish 119th, covering the eight kilometres in 48 minutes 04.