WALTON ATHLETES SHINE IN SHEFFIELD
Day 1 Report.
George Sudderick stormed to an emphatic victory in the under 15 Boys 300 metres in 36:35, which was not only a Championship Best Performance, well inside the previous mark of 36:56, it was also a UK Indoor Age Record.
Jeslyn Agyei-Kyem came a credible 7th in the under 15 girls 60 metres final in 7:98. Jeslyn set two pbs to reach the final, 7:96 in the heat & 7:90 in the semi-final.
Tyler Panton made the final of the under 17 men’s 60 metres, and came 7th, setting a new pb of 7:15.
Cedelle Agyei-Kyem c
ame 5th in the under 17 women’s 300 metres heats in 42:70, just outside her seasons best and closing the day for Walton Georgia Russell came so agonisingly close to a medal in the under 15 Girls Shot Putt, but ended up just outside the medals in 4th place, but with a new pb of 10:98.
Day 2 Report
Jeslyn Agyei-Kyem made the semi-finals of the Under 15 girls 200 and ran a pb of 26:18.
Caitlin Paul in her first National Championships ran a new pb in the under 15 girls 60 Hurdles 9:82.
narrowly failed in his attempt to do the 200/300 double but still ran a superb race and came home in second place in the 200 in a new pb 22:58, which moves him to 6th place on the UK All time Indoor rankings.
Tyler Panton also ran a great 200 in the U17 men’s race and took the Silver medal in 22:63. In the semi finals Tyler improved his indoor pb to 22:52.
Congratulations to all the Walton athletes who competed this weekend at the England Champs.