Track and Field: Harlow-based athletes strike Gold at County Champs
Athletics / Tue 14th Jun 2022 pm30 12:09pm
AT a windswept sunny Jarman Park at Hemel Hempstead, Autumn Le Chevalier-Jones and Jasmine Hall struck gold whilst representing their schools in the Hertfordshire Schools Champs.
First up was Jasmine in the Year 7 girls 1500 race where she steadily moved away from the rest of the field to win by over 80 metres in 5 mins 09 secs.
Soon after Autumn set off on the 800 metres also to win by 25 metres in 2 mins 36.7 a new PB
Both girls rank highly in the U.K. at present Autumn is top 25 with a 1 mins 51.clocking for 600 and Jasmine is top 5 for 1200 metres 3 mins 55 and top 10 for 1500 metres in 4 mins 59.
Their club coach at Woodford Green and Essex Ladies (WGEL) John Stow said: “To me as their coach, the most important thing is to enjoy their running alongside other sports and not to overtrain.”