Lewis earns plaudits after gritty performance

Lewis Kitson.
Lewis Kitson.

A young athlete from Ballyclare excelled at a recent 5K event, having only started running within the last year.

Lewis Kitson (12) won first Junior Male and was fifth overall at the Ballyclare May Fair 5K event on Saturday, May 27.

The Year 8 Ballyclare Secondary School pupil finished with a time of 19.24.

Lewis is not attached to a running club.