Cornwall runner Annabel Gummow wins European gold

Annabel Gummow
Truro-based Gummow started long-distance running in 2005

Cornish distance runner Annabel Gummow has won gold at the European Cross Country Championships in Slovenia.

The 18-year-old from Truro was part of the Great Britain side that won the team title at the junior event.

Gummow finished sixth overall, the second highest British finisher after compatriot Emelia Gorecka won a bronze medal in the race.

Britain had four runners in the top 17 finishers to secure the country's fifth team gold medal in six years.

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