Double joy for City of Sheffield prospect Adam

Athletics: Results and reports.
Athletics: Results and reports.
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Adam Khan (City of Sheffield) scored a splendid double at the Northern U17 Championships at Cudworth over the weekend.

He had comfortable victories in the 400 metres hurdles (54.88) and the triple jump (13.98).

Nicholas Cole (Dearne ALC) won the pole vault with a height of 4.20 from his team mate Adam Hague (4.10). Still under 15, English Schools Champion Hague won his own age group with 4 metres. There was further pole vault success for local athletes, Vicky Price (Sheffield) winning the U17 women’s event with 3.00 metres and Caitlin Baker (Dearne) taking the U15 girls title with 2.70. Another field event title went to Hallamshire’s Elliot Payne in the U15 high jump with a clearance of 1.70.

Christie Edwards won the U15 100 metres in 12.69, looking impressive in heat and final and narrowly missed out on a double, finishing runner up in the 200 in 26.55. There was also gold in the U17 100, Sheffield’s Abigail Bishell scoring in 12.28.

Medallists: Under 17 Men 1500: 2 T Bains (Hallamshire) 4:07.84 1500 Steeplechase: 2 B Houghton (Doncaster) 4:35.60 400 Hurdles: 1 A Khan (Sheffield) 54.88. Pole Vault: 1 N Cole (Dearne) 4.20; 2 A Hague (Dearne) 4.10. Triple Jump: 1 A Khan (Sheffield) 13.98. Shot: 2 J Anderson (Sheffield) 23.48

U15 Boys 80 Hurdles: 3 J Filleul (Sheffield) 11.85 High Jump: 1 E Payne (Hallam) 1.70 Pole Vault: 1 A Hague (Dearne) 4.00. Shot: 2 J Rowley (Rotherham) 13.62. Hammer: 3 J Small (Rotherham) 41.54. Javelin: 3 C Lever (Sheffield) 27.41 1500: 2 N Hackett (Hallam) 4:42.35 3000: 3 E Dutton (Rotherham) 11:42.67. Pole Vault: 1 V Price (Sheffield) 3.00. Shot: 2 N Bewley (Doncaster) 10.26. U15 Girls 100: 1 K Christie (Sheffield) 12.69 200: 2 Edwards 26.55 75 Hurdles: 2 A Barrett (Chesterfield) 11.91 Pole Vault: 1 C Baker (Dearne) 2.70. High Jump: 3 L Chappell (Doncaster) 1.55 Long Jump: 3 Chappell 5.09 Discus: 2 T Buckingham (Barnsley AC) 30.03.