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Jess takes SEAA Indoor U17 Pentathlon title

22 Dec 2016

One week after setting a new club record Jessica Hopkins came close to that performance again at Lee Valley last weekend, when she won the South of England indoor pentathlon for Under 17 Women with a total of 3396 points.

On the way to this, a personal best was set in the 60m Hurdles with a winning time of 9.17 seconds. Further wins came from the High Jump, via a clearance of 1.60 metres, and the Shot Putt, with 12.57 metres. Other results were 5.06m in the Long Jump and 2m 45.23s over the 800 metres.  

Another club member Mia Chantree was placed 4th with 3209 points - with 9.39s in the hurdles, 1.54m in the High Jump, 9.55m in the Shot, 5.10m in the Long Jump and 2m35.46s in the 800 metres.

 In the Under 15 girls event Ndidi Okoh was placed 10th with 2671 points,  Holly Lawrence 15th (2522 points) and Lily Parris 19th with 2449 points.