Club Teenagers Win in Bedford

Club athletes Lucy Bryan and Hobie Martin brought home gold from the England Athletics under-15 and under-17 championships at Bedford on 20 and 21 August 2011. Lucy Bryan continued her excellent year clearing 3 metres 80 to capture the under-17 Pole Vault title. Ruuner up Hannah Grubb of Team Bath cleared 3.60 as did third placed Nancy Epsly of Chelmsford.

In the men’s under-17 3,000 metres Hobie Martin came home 10 seconds clear to win in 8:40.39 from Michael Callegari of Shaftesury Barnet in 8:50.36. Bristol & West’s Zak Tobias finished fifth in 9:02.07 and Luke Jacobs eighth in 9:14.63.

Well done to all of you – but especially our two gold medal winners.