Club in the Pink!

Club in the Pink!

Club in the Pink!

Crewe & Nantwich AC took forty-eighty U11 & U13 athletes to compete against ten other teams at Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena.  Our athletes competed magnificently, and came away with a staggering 6 gold, 10 silver and 8 bronze medals; they also managed a large number of 4th, 5th and 6th places, and many other excellent performances, including getting two teams to a number of the relay finals.


U11– Emily Lindsay (Javelin);  Kian Nolan (Triple Jump); Thomas Jackson, Chris Malkin, Jordan Marsh, Jordan Sides & Jack Williamson (1000m Continuous Relay). 

U13–  Ella Barker (Highland Steps);  Sam Allcock, Josh Betteley, Fred Dobberson, Owen Porter & Sam West (1500m Continuous Relay);  Josh Betteley, Fred Dobberson & Gabriel Machin (3x500m Relay)


U11– Lauren Roe (Caber);  Harry Dobberson (Caber);  Jack Williamson (Weight for Distance);  Jordan Sides (Highland Steps);  Jordan Marsh (Triple Jump); Eve Heaword, Sophie Hodson, Sophie Hughes, Katelyn Mooney & Amber Parry (1000m Continuous Relay);  Eve Heaword, Sophie Hodson, Amber Parry & Ruka Shonibare (Over & Under Relay)

U13– Eve Nickisson (Javelin & Shot);  Monique Latham (Long Jump);  Ben Jones (Long Jump);  Ella Barker, Beth Jones & Sophie Smith (3x500m Relay)


U11– Thomas Jackson (Long Jump); Thomas Jackson, Jordan Marsh, Jordan Sides & Jack Williamson (Over & Under Relay)

U13– Beth Platt (Long Jump);  Eve Fenoglio (Highland Steps);  Katie Hughes (Weight for Height);  Sam Allcock (Weight for Height);  Monique Latham (Triple Jump)

The other members of our successful team, all who performed brilliantly and many who just missed out on medals were: Sarah Dufour-Jackson, Hannah Gillespie, Ellie Grinnell, Holly Smith, Lucy Smith & Ellen Spencer-Hall;  John Draper, Marcus Grayson, Ethan Hall, Ben Jackson, Adam Johnson, Thomas Jones, Will Kesteven, Henry McCarthy,  Lauren McCarthy, Ella Nicholls, Rebecca Simpson & Josh Stubbs.

Many thanks to all the athletes & supporters who came to the NIA, along with those who supported Wendy Valentine with team management (Emily Davies, David Dobberson, Nicola Godley & Chris Platt) & officiating roles (Andy Barker, Penny Jones, Katie Lennon, Georgia Pickles, Dean Valentine & Harry Valentine). Thanks also to Ian and David for the photos. To view more photos please click here. You will need to be logged in as a member 

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