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North of England u/13-u/15 Indoor Championships EIS Sheffield 7th February 2016
Last edited: Monday February 8th 2016
The North of England under13-under 15 Indoor Championships were held on Sunday 7th February at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield with 5 Warrington Athletic Club athletes taking part.In the under 13 Girls 800 metres Ashley Nemits ran superbly to win the Bronze Medal taking around 5 and a half seconds of her previous best time with 2 minutes 25.63 seconds.In the under 15 Girls event over the same distance Lucia Meloni and Charlotte Stokes made their debut in the championships with Lucia finishing 5th in her heat in 2 minutes 42.38 seconds and Charlotte 6th in her heat in 2 minutes 56.84 seconds but not progressing to the next round.
In the Boys events Sam Evans ran well to win the Silver Medal in the 800 metres in a time of 2 minutes 14.99 seconds a week after winning the Silver in the Cross Country Championships.In the 60 metres hurdles Josh Herrington took the Silver Medal losing out to the Gold Medallist as both recorded 8.91 seconds breaking his previous best time by 3/10ths of a second.In the High Jump Josh again came very close to winning taking the Bronze Medal with a jump of 1.70 metres the same height being cleared by all three medallists.