SOLIHULL CC’s new season got off to a flier as the youngsters took the top three spaces in the U12 race.
Ben Sherman took the win from team-mates Alex Mitchell and Harvey Wadsworth at the Milton Keynes Bowl circuit.
The consistent Natalie Clements was impressive in taking fifth place, just behind the boys, to be first girl home despite struggling in the sprint.
In the senior race father and son pairing Ian and James Cowan competed well but had to settle for a bunch finish.
In the U10’s race Tian Franklin and William Mitchell took 6th and 7th.