Great performances all round and a haul of medals from NEMAA athletes at last weekend’s BMAF Indoor and Winter Throws Championships.
A total of 16 athletes made the journey to Lea Valley to compete in this year’s BMAF indoor and winter throws championships. Over two days of intense competition they did the region proud, returning with an amazing haul of 11 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals.
Kath Stewart - North Shields Poly 60m (bronze), 200m (gold), 400m (gold)
Guy Bracken - North Shields Poly 1500m (gold), 3000m (gold)
Stuart Ryan - Gateshead Discus (gold), Javelin (gold)
Dan Upton - NEVETS Discus (gold), Javelin (bronze)
Hugh Ryan - NEVETS Shot (gold), Hammer (5th)
John Wild - NEVETS Hammer (gold), Shot (6th)
Trevor Straker - North Shields Poly Shot (gold)
Don Butler - Jarrow & Hebburn 60m Hurdles (gold)
Jacqui Etherington - Sunderland 800m, 1500m, 3000m (silver)
Lourdes Bradley - North Shields Poly 60m (pb), 200m (4th), 400m (5th)
Norman De Bruin - North Shields Poly 800m (4th)
Stuart Lynn - North Shields Poly 60m (pb), 200m (pb), 400m (6th)
Ron Stewart - North Shields Poly DNF
Andrew Webb - North Shields Poly DNF
Paul Dodds - North Shields Poly DNS
Malcolm Thirlaway - Gateshead Harriers 3,000m (bronze)
We have a lot of talented individuals across our region and it would be great to see more North East athletes take part in these national competitions.
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