Caelidh and Ben win gold at the England U15/U17 Championships, Bedford
Caelidh Ross U17w and Ben Dijkstra U15b both won gold medals at the U15/U17 Champs at Bedford which was held on Saturday 31st August and Sunday 1st September.
Caelidh won her 800m final in a time of 2:09.17 with a two second lead over silver medallist Lauren Russell from Bedford & County. Caelidh had cemented her pathway through to the final with second place in her heat in 2:16.49.
Ben Dijkstra U15b had a straight final in the 3000m and took the victory with a comfortable eight second winning margin over Isaac Akers from Corby. His winning time was 8:56.28.
Natasha Gilliam U15g 100m 5th place heat 1 12.90 and 6th place semi final 2 12.75
Harriet Cooper U15g 200m 6th place heat 1 26.47
Alistair Finlay U15b 300m 7th place heat 2 38.91 and 7th place semi final 1 40.12
Jack Woodward U15b 300m 5th place heat 5 39.41 and 8th place semi final 40:12
Iquan Silcott U17m 400m 6th place heat 1 52.90
James Hatton U17m 800m 3rd place heat 2 1:58.44 and 7th place final 2:00.58
Caelidh Ross U17w 800m 2nd place heat 1 2:16.49 and 1st place final 2:09.17
Ben Dijkstra U15b 3000m 1st place final 8:56.28
Alfie Thompson U15b 3000m 6th place 9:14.52