Ellie Triumphs at the Dash
Ellie Jackson was 1st overall in the U13 Girls category at Dash Quadrathlon held
at SportCity on Sat 23rd June.
She took the gold medal out of 34 female athletes, the majority of which were 2nd year U13’s.
Ellie was 2 points in front going into the final event, which was the 800mtrs, &
she had to track the no.2 athlete throughout the race to ensure her overall
A very disciplined & mature “multi-event performance” saw her finish just 0.4 sec behind the DASH athlete, who also enjoyed a superior PB.
Ellie’s performances were as follows:
• 100mtrs 13.6sec (Equal 1st)
• Shot Put 6.96mtrs (2nd overall) new PB + new Club Record
• Long Jump 4.38mtrs (2nd overall) + new PB
• 800mtrs 2.42.6 sec (5th overall) + new PB
Report by Dave Copsey