August 28/29: Hayley Dimond is seventh in the Heptathlon and Jamie Penley fifth in the Pole Vault at the England Athletics Championships

Hayley Dimond had top results in the Shot and Javelin on the way to seventh place in the England Athletics F17 Heptathlon in Manchester. The Javelin throw of 37.46m was a personal best by nearly 3m. The Heptathlon score was just one point less than she achieved in the East Anglian Schools Championships in June!

F17 Heptathlon
80m Hurdles 12.21 771 9th
High Jump 1.41m 523 19th
Shot 13.33m 749 1st
200m 26.70 737 10th
Long Jump 4.89m 530 14th
Javelin 37.46m 619 1st
800m 2:51.44 449 19th
Total 4378 7th

Jamie Penley competed in the M15 Pole Vault at the same meeting, finishing 5th with 2.61m.

Full results from Manchester