James Beecroft wins South of England Indoor Sprint Title

SoE 2022 60m medals

On Saturday 15th January, Sevenoaks AC athlete, James Beecroft, added the U15 South of England Indoor 60m Sprint title to the 200m title he won during the summer, writes head coach Darrell Smith.

Competing at the at the Lee Valley Indoor arena, James cruised through the heat and semi-finals, saving his best for the final with a clear win in a time of 7.26. This is currently the 2nd fastest time in the UK so far this season. A really impressive performance.

At the same event three Sevenoaks athletes competed in the High Jump. In the U15 Girls event Emma Windsor and Ava Algar placed 8th and 9th and Harry Thorburn placed 2nd, adding a Silver medal to the bronze he won at the Kent Championships last Summer.