2017 IAAF World Cross Country Champs

Queanbeyan Athletics Club’s Courtney Hopkins represented Australia at the recent IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Uganda.

The 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships was held in Uganda on 26 March 2017.

Courtney competed in the U20 Women’s 6km race placing 77th overall and the Australians finished 13th in the teams event.

Courtney’s sister, Cassandra Hopkins (who also races for QAC) recently competed for the University of Canberra at the Australian University Games in the 400m and 400m Hurdles.