Three Alnwick athletes competed over the weekend at the annual North Eastern Counties Track and Field Championship at Gateshead Stadium. On the Saturday Ollie and Finlay TELFER both competed in the High Jump competition. Ollie, competing as an Under 15, managed a good jump of 1.40m in windy conditions to finish in 5th place and Finlay in the Under 13’s had an excellent day and did well to take the silver medal in his competition. Ollie also competed in the Discus winning the bronze medal against some tough competition.
On the Sunday Peter SKIRROW, an Under 20, won the Long Jump with a jump of 6.55m. It was an excellent weekend of athletics with some excellent performances where several Championship records were broken.