Just three Bicester AC athletes made the trek North to Leicester for last Sunday’s first round of the UK Development League Midland North /East Division 1A Upper Age Group match.  Competing with Witney Bicester finished 6th in the match.

Tia Brown produced her best ever run in the under 17 girl’s 100 metres producing a big new personal best and beating 5 others  to win in 13.5secs.  Brown was also 3rd in the Long Jump (3.71m).  Brown was accompanied in the under 17 girl events by clubmate Charlotte Hewettt.  Hewett finished 4thin the 300 metres (49.7secs) and 5th in the 200 metres (31.6secs).  Hewett’s highest placing on the day was in the triple jump where she jumped to 2nd place in 8.43m.

Bicester’s other winner on the day came in closely contested under 20 men’s high jump where Keiran Finch got the better on countback with a winning leap of 1.60m.  Finch also did well in Long Jump where he was runner up with a leap of 5.11m

Written by N Dolden