Rebecca Sets 2 New Club Records
Rebecca Craigie took bronze in the AAAs 800m at Sheffield on Sunday 12th August and set a new Club record in a time of 2min 11.57 secs. Rebecca reached the finals after two days of heats and lined up in the final with the English schools 800 champion Rowenna Cole from the West midlands, the English Schools 1500m champion Laura Weightman from Morpeth, the English schools 3k champion Jessica Burns from City of Plymouth, and the UKs fastest 800m runner this year Kerrie Harris from Hull. The race was won by Harris from Weightman and then Rebecca.
More recently Rebecca finished in 4th place in the UK Schools games 1500m at Coventry on Saturday 25th August.
This top class event had the top athlete from each of the nine English regions and from Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
The race was won by Laura Weightman from the North East with Beth Potter from Scotland second and Louise Small from the South East third.
Rebecca's time of 4min 31.27secs is another new Club Record - shaving half a second off Stevie Stockton's record of 2 years ago.