Chris Smith, Team GB mountain runner, found dead in Scottish Highlands

Chris Smith, a 43-year-old mountain runner who competed for Great Britain, has been confirmed dead after going missing on a run in the Scottish Highlands Tuesday.

Smith, anexperienced fell/mountain runner,” set out on an 11-mile route along four peaks in Scotland’s Glen Lyon area on Tuesday, according to a GoFundMe page set up to support Scottish Mountain Rescue.
Smith's family issued a statement saying they would treasure his "energy, spirit and love.&인용;

Smith’s family appealed for help in finding the athlete after he failed to return home. Police Scotland said a man’s body was found near the Meall Garbh mountain around 11.50 오전. local time on Thursday.
Billy Milligan, Smith’s brother-in-law, confirmed the athlete’s death in a 성명서 posted to Facebook, 쓰기: “On behalf of the entire family we are devastated to let you know that Chris has lost his life in Glen Lyon.Milligan said Smith wasdoing what he loved.
    We will always treasure his energy, spirit and love. Thank you for all your thoughts and prayers,” wrote Milligan.
    British Athletics paid tribute to the runner on Twitter, 쓰기: “We are deeply saddened by the passing of Chris Smith, the Great Britain and Northern Ireland mountain runner.
      에 따르면 British Athletics, Smith was a member of several Great Britain and Northern Ireland mountain running teams. His performances helped secure four team medals at world and European championships over the past decade.
      Notably in 2015 he helped Great Britain win a bronze medal at the World Championships.

      답장을 남겨주세요

      귀하의 이메일 주소는 공개되지 않습니다. 필요 입력 사항은 표시되어 있습니다 *

      *