GGAC SUCCESS AT ENGLISH SCHOOLS ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS
There were some fantastic performances by our GGAC athletes at the English Schools Championships on 11th and 12th July in Birmingham.
In middle distance, Suzy Lecoutre won gold in the Inter Girls 800m in 2.11.78 (PB). Suzy will now represent England at the Schools International Championships on 20th July. Katie Sakaria placed 3rd In the Junior Girls 800m in 2.11.80 (PB) and Jemima Bowen came 7th in the Junior Girls 1500m in 4.40.09 (PB).
Olivia McDonald, representing Sussex, placed 4th in the Senior Girls 1500m steeplechase in 5.08.19 (PB) and new U 20W GGAC record.
In the long jump, Bryony Bovell placed 10th in the Inter Girls with a jump of 5.31m and Sam Sherlock came 13th in the Junior Boys jumping 5.70m.
Anton Joseph was placed 10th in the Inter Boys hammer with a throw of 47.20m.
In the Inter Boys javelin, Alex Buhler threw 49.53m and was placed 12th.
Jess Hall, representing Sussex, came 10th in the Senior Girls pole vault with a jump of 3.20m.
Congratulations to all the GGAC athletes who competed.