Athletes win eight medals at Northern showdown

Chesterfield's trio of successful athletes Ella Barrett, Emma chaanning and Alicia Barrett
Chesterfield's trio of successful athletes Ella Barrett, Emma chaanning and Alicia Barrett

Alicia Barrett and Emma Schaanning were among the Chesterfield AC athletes who took eight medals in the Northern Athletics championships at Sheffield’s EIS indoor arena, taking gold and silver respectively in the U15G 60m hurdles.

Alicia also took silver in the 60m sprint with her twin sister, Ella, taking silver in the pole vault.

Full results: U15G: Alicia Barrett 1st 60mH 9.20s, 2nd 60m 8.12s; Ella Barrett 2nd pole vault 2.50m; Emma Schaanning 2nd 60mH 9.28s, 8th 60m 8.46s; Corey Wilson 5th 60m 8.31s; Ellie O’Connor 6th 60m 8.34s.

U17W: Lauren Wilson 4th pole vault 2.30m.

U20W: Paige Collings 1st pole vault 3.00m. U20M: John Scott 4th 200m ht 23.53s, 11th triple jump 12.35m; Levi Curtis 2nd 200m ht 22.95s, 6th 400m 51.65s; Nathan Pentin 3rd pole vault 4.00m.

SenM: Ben Mourbey 2nd high jump 2.00m; Nathan Pentin (U20) 3rd pole vault 4.20m..

Manchester Indoor Open meeting results: U15G: Alicia Barrett 1st 60mH 9.47s, 1st 60m ht 8.18s; Ella Barrett pole vault 2.65m.

U17W: Lauren Wilson pole vault 2.20m. U20M: Nathan Pentin pole vault 3.95; Jordan Spolding 2nd shot put 10.53m, pole vault 3.30m; Levi Curtis 1st 200m ht 23.18s, 4th 60m ht 7.41s; Daniel Ezughah 5th 60m ht 7.51s.

Pictured (from left)m are: Ella Barrett, Emma Schaanning, Alicia Barrett