Carshalton, 21 February 2016.

Congratulations to all medallists at last weekend’s Sussex County Indoor Championships:

Senior Women:
1. Sarah Rusling (East Grinstead) 9.82m

U20 Women:
1. Stephanie Shackel (Crawley) 9.77m

U17 Women:
1. Amber Anning (Brighton & Hove) 11.18m
2. Georgia Coleshill (Brighton & Hove) 9.77m
3. Sophie Gunn (Brighton & Hove) 9.58m
4. Imogen Bakhtiari (Brighton & Hove) 8.97m

A return to winning ways for Amber following her silver medal in the England Athletics Championships at Sheffield the previous weekend.

Senior Men:
1. Patrick Apantaku (Brighton & Hove) 12.07m
2. Ben Radcliffe (Haywards Heath)  (M45) 11.10m

U20 Men:
1. Matthew Smith (Brighton & Hove) 12.05m
2. Henry Thornton ((Brighton & Hove) 11.09m (PB)

U17 Men:
1. Max Dowling (Blackheath & Bromley) 11.15m (PB)
2. Ben Illsley (Worthing) 11.14m

Max added 19 cm to his previous best from the London Games to pip Ben to the title by just 1 cm.

 

Written by iTripleJump

A Triple Jumper for over 35 years - from an over-hopping junior to a county-level senior - I still enjoy jumping in national and international Masters competitions in the event that has gripped me since my first hop, step and jump onto a springless PE mat. Waiting for that perfect jump. That one perfect jump ...

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