ATHLETICS: BRJ junior captain James Orrell earns award

James Orrell receives his award from Rebecca Gallantree. Picture: CONTRIBUTED

James Orrell receives his award from Rebecca Gallantree. Picture: CONTRIBUTED - Credit: Archant

Huntingdon BRJ Run & Tri member James Orrell has received a prestigious award.

The club’s junior captain won the ‘Achievement over Adversity’ accolade at the Cambridge & District Secondary School Sports Awards.

Year 11 pupil Orrell was put forward by his PE teachers at Cambourne Village College in recognition of his excellent cross-country running.

He was presented with the award by former world and Commonwealth diving champion Rebecca Gallantree.