Paula in Form

Paula Owen’s preparations for the World Masters Championships could not have gone any better after she became a double British champion at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham on 25 - Sun 26 July 2015. Owen won the W35 100m hurdles and 400m hurdles at the British Masters Championships. She set a season’s best of 67.04secs in the 400m hurdles, more than seven seconds ahead of Katherine Wellam of Sale Harriers Manchester. Owen will now compete at the world championships in Lyon, France, which begins on Tuesday, August 4.

Clubmate Lyn Ahmet claimed gold in the W60 triple jump and silver in the long jump.

Radley Athletes performances were:
Men – 400m: 4 A Duncan (M55) 59.28sb.
Women – 100m hurdles: 1 P Owen (W35) 17.41. 400m hurdles: 1 P Owen (W35) 67.04sb. 400m: 4 J Ellacott (W50) 67.32. Long jump: 3 L Ahmet (2nd W60) 3.69sb. Triple jump: 3 L Ahmet (1st W60) 7.42sb.

Good luck to all our athletes taking part in the Vets World Champs in Lyon.

Adapted from Oxford Mail.