From the Mayfield Magazine
Cross Country by Mr. S. Frankland
Saturday, 20th October, 1962. The day was fine and sunny after an early fog. The attendance was excellent. 120 ran in the Junior event and 70 in the Senior race.
1st, P. Lavery (Brook House)
2nd, P. Wright (Brook House)
3rd, B. Long (Wood House)
Time: 11 min 51 secs
1st, J. Frankland (Wood)
2nd, M. Carcas (Field House)
3rd, J. Wilson ((Park House))
Time: 21 min 50 secs (New record)
Congratulations to the winner of the Senior Race, John Frankland, who won the Junior event last year and the year before.
John Frankland went on to win a record 4 of the possible 5 Cross Country Races during his time at Mayfield. This record was subsequently equaled by Pat Lavery.