Gold Medal Glory! – 11 North London ISA Athletics Champions!
On Friday 12th May, the 15-strong St Martha’s athletics team travelled to Bedford to compete in the ISA North London Championships. Hoping to build on previous years’ successes (6 golds in 2015, 8 golds in 2016), we set out feeling determined!
The day was a huge success with four 3rd places, four 2nd places and an amazing eleven gold medals! Those individuals that won their events have successfully qualified to represent North London at the ISA National Finals in Birmingham on 19th June.
Olivia Lava – High Jump
Katrina Taylor – 70m Hurdles
Anne Desalu – 1500m
Nell Tobin – 300m
Skye Cook – Shot Put
Ella Gregory – Javelin
Rachael Harper-Wilkinson – Long Jump & 100m
ISA North London Champions:
Mia Groom – 1500m, 300m & 4x100m Relay
Iman Roomes – 100m, Long Jump & 4x100m Relay
Anne Desalu – 4x100m Relay
Olivia Lava – 200m
Louise Yianni – Discus
Rosslyn Desalu – Long Jump
Many congratulations to Maria Tofan, Paula Perez, Olivia Butler & Sybil Oldham who also took part in the event.