Sevenoaks Athletic Club members win triple gold at Kent Championships

Sevenoaks Athletics Club athlete’s have been in action these past few weeks. At the Kent Athletic Championships at Gillingham, three Sevenoaks AC Athletes won Gold.

In the U17 Women category, Jess Lewis won the long jump with a leap of 4.64m and then between jumps she managed to win bronze in the 300m.

Another double medallist was James Beecroft who won gold in both the U15 Boys 100m and 200m, the managed the 100m in a Championship record of 11.25 seconds.

Finally, Thomas Mitchell won gold in the U20 Men’s 2,000m Steeplechase. This capped off a great weekend with another nine juniors placing in the top six of their respective events.

A total of 14 athletes competed, 12 of which made the top six in their respective events.