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Three Sussex athletes for Glasgow

Sussex have three athletes in the Great Britain team for the European Indoor Championships at Glasgow next month.

Brighton Phoenix’s Charlie De’Vall Grice, who placed ninth in the 1500 metres at the Muller Invitation Games on Saturday, will race in the 3,000m while club mate Robbie Fitzgerald will be making his debut in a major Games will line up in the 1500m.     

Brighton & Hove’s Amber Anning, who is still in the U20 age group will race in the 400 metres and has also been included in the 4 x 400 metre relay squad.


Indoors this Weekend - Steyning 15km

Indoor athletics dominates the athletics picture for Sussex athletes this weekend with the Sussex Indoor championships being held at the Sutton Arena in conjunction with the Surrey County Championships.

Track events will be held on Saturday and the field events on Sunday.

They will however be missing a couple of the leading Sussex athletes who have been invited to compete at the Muller International Invitation Games at Birmingham.

League Winners on Minimum Points

Five athletes scored minimum points to win this season’s Sussex Cross-country League titles plus two masters who were the only ones to complete all three races in their age groups.

Youngsters Bethany Cook (Bodyworks) U15 girls and Miles Waterworth (Crawley) U13 boys both dominated strong opposition to stamp their authority on their age groups as did Alex Richer (Horsham) in the U17 women though her races were held in conjunction with the senior race.


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