Golden boy wins a major title.Byline: Eric Paylor
or track and field also track-and-field games
Variety of sport competitions held on a running track and on the adjacent field. It is the oldest form of organized sports, having been a part of the ancient Olympic Games from c. all-rounder Joseph Corrigan set three new personal bests in carrying off a prestigious crown.
The 14-year-old from Linthorpe took the gold medal gold medal
traditional first prize. [Western Cult: Misc.]
See : Prize in the North-east combined events championships in Sheffield.
The under-15 event was held in conjunction with the North of England championships, in which Joseph finished second overall. He set a new best of 9.49sec in the 80 metres hurdles, and was only a centimetre outside his best in the high jump with a leap of 1.62m.
Joseph also reached 5.44m in the long jump, set a new best throw of 9.49m in the shot and knocked six seconds off his PB with 2min 34sec in the 800m.
The Newlands School Newlands School FCJ, Middlesbrough is a mixed, state school. Situated in the North East of England. pupil is coached by Carole Williams and is on the Middlesbrough AC Mandale young athletes team.