BARROW and Furness Striders' youngsters produced some terrific performances in the Cumbria Track and Field Championships in Carlisle.

The Striders picked up eight gold medals along the way, including a 100m and 200m double for under-17s sprinter Ryan Wilson.

Lucas Seal won the under-13s shot putt and discus, and Millie Chadwick came first in the under-17s girls long jump.

Sam Jackson won the under-17s 400m and Tom Edmunds triumphed in the under-20s shot and discus.

Elsewhere, there was an under-17s shot and discus double victory for Joe Lancaster in the Cumbria Schools Championships in Carlisle, while Ryan Wilson snapped up gold in the 100m.

Lancaster (shot) and Wilson (200m) also scooped golds in the Northern Schools Inter Counties championships in Gateshead – a competition which saw two athletes per county take part in each event.


Under-13s boys: Lucas Seal 1st in shot and discus, 3rd in 75m final. Under-13s girls: Natasha Crowe, 4th in long jump 3.60m, 3rd 75m 11.5s, 2nd 150m 22.6s; Ishana Mohan 5th in long jump 3.31m, 4th 800m 2m 57s, 5th 150m 24.6s; Rosie Murray 4th in 1500m 6m 8s.

Under-15s girls: Holly Murray 7th in 1500m 5m 41s; Mina McKinnstry 100m 5th 13.8, Rebecca O'Donovan 100m 6th 13.92s, 200m 6th 28.7s.

Under-15s boys: Toby Wilson discus 2nd 27.44m, Javelin 3rd 27.95m.

Under-17s girls Amy Lovidge 200m 3rd 30.3s, 100m 4th 14.4s; Millie Chadwick shot 2nd, 100m 3rd, long jump 1st.

Under-17s boys: Ryan Wilson 100m 1st 11.9s, 200m 1st 23.8s, discus 3rd 37.25m; Sam Jackson 400m 1st 58.5s, 200m 6th 26.5s.

Under-20s men: Tom Edmunds discus 1st 36.10m, shot 1st 11.90m, javelin 2nd 35.76m.


Under-15s girls: Laura Brown 800m 3rd out of 14, in 2m 25s; Rebecca O'Donovan 200m 5th final 28.3s.

Under-15s boys: Toby Wilson 2nd discus, 8th javelin; Nathan Ormandy 800m 9th 2m 18s, high jump 12th.

Under-17s girls: Amy Lovidge 100m 6th, long jump 3rd.

Under-17s boys: Ryan Wilson 100m 1st 11.9s, discus 3rd; Alex Beddoes 800m 4th 2m 15s; Sam Jackson 400m 4th 58s; Taylor Gill 2nd in 400m 55.2s; Joe Lancaster shot 1st 14.05m, discus 1st 42.09m.


Under-15s boys: Toby Wilson discus 3rd 29.60m PB.

Under-17s boys; Ryan Wilson 100m 4th 11.67s, 200m 1st 23.88s; Joe Lancaster 1st shot 13.50m, discus 2nd 43.90m PB; Taylor Gill 400m disqualified for running over line in lane.