A number of the Clubs emerging young throwers all contested the U15 / U17 Northern Championships at Wavertree on the weekend of August 17th & 18th. Nathan Billington ( Hammer); Rebecca Orrell (Hammer, Discus and Shot Putt) and Connor Davison (Hammer and Shot Putt) were all hoping to win a medal as was Ben Aspinall in the Triple Jump.

Full Results HERE

Northern Athletics Report HERE

Nathan Billington in the U17 Men’s Hammer threw a new PB by 2 metres with a distance of 41.46m winning the event and taking the Gold Medal.

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U17 Rebecca competed in in three events including the Hammer to finish 3rd and win a Bronze Medal with a throw of 37.60m, then threw 28.70m in the Discus for 4th place and 6th place in the Shot Putt (6.23m).

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U15 Connor also competed in two Throwing events and made it the third medal of the day for Harriers athletes in coming 3rd in the Hammer (33.70m) and winning a Bronze Medal. He then went on to contest the Shot Putt with a distance of 10.48m for 5th place.

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U17 Ben just fell short of making it four medals on the day for the Harriers when he jumped 12.45m for fourth place in the Triple Jump.