Nineteen Medals and a 33 year-old Record at Scottish Championships

Published on 23 June 2014 Categories: Sports

Our winning relay teamsThe athletics team were highly successful at the Scottish Schools’ Athletics Championships, which were held at Hampden on Friday and Saturday as a Commonwealth Games tester event.

Special mention to Josh Kerr (S5) who won the 800m and 1,500m double, breaking a 33 year-old record in the 1500m with a time of 3.57.29!

Ben Robbins (S6) completed an absolutely phenomenal school athletics’ career by winning his eighteenth Scottish Championship medal, bringing his overall total to and amazing 13 golds, four silver and one bronze.

The GWC Medallists were as follows:
U19 girls’ relay – Lucy Gray, Heide Biberbach-Laidlaw (both S5), Eilidh Thomson, Kirsty McKean (S6)
U19 boys’ relay – Robbie Nairn (S5), Jamie Cousin, Cameron McMillan, Ben Robbins (all S6)
U19 boys’ hurdles – Jamie Cameron (S5)
U19 boys’ Shot Putt – Robbie Nairn (S5)
U17 boys’ 800m – Josh Kerr (S5)
U17 boys’ 1,500m  – Josh Kerr (S5)
U17 boys’ 200m – Sandy Wilson (S5)
U17 girls’ 1,500m – Hannah Addison (S4)
U17 girls’ hammer – Natalie Robbins (S4)
U19 boys’ 200m – Ben Robbins (S6)
U17 girls’ 3000m ­– Hannah Addison (S4)
U17 boys’ 100m – Sandy Wilson (S5)
U17 boys’ 3000m – Joe Arthur (S3)
U14 girls’ relay – Sophie McGlynn, Heidi Floydd, Eva Clark, Nisha Haydock (all S1)
U14 boys’ relay – Will Dalziel, Cameron Begg (both S1), Charlie Shade, Alex Khaleeli (both S2)
U14 girls’ hammer – Eva Clark (S1)
U15 boys’ hurdles – Blair Grant (S2)
U14 girls’ 800m – Anna Boyd (S1)
U14 boys’ discus – Ewan Craig (S1)



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