Picture: Kris Jones at the team medal ceremony (screen grab from TV)
The SPAR European Cross-Country Championships were in Tilburg, Netherlands on Sunday 9th December. Kris Jones had been called in as the sixth member of the GB & NI team earlier in the week. With only three to count the odds were probably against his counting for the team....
Kris was the second British finisher, coming 12th.
The Great Britain & Northern Ireland Team at the Medal Presentation.
Another orienteer, Denmark's Maja Alm - the World Sprint Orienteering Champion for each of the last four years, ran in the women's race - she was 18th.