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Eve Dann and Jack Agnew Secure Medals at World Para Athletics Junior Championships

04 August 2017

Eve Dann and Jack Agnew Secure Medals at World Para Athletics Junior Championships

Northern Ireland’s Eve Dann (North Down AC / Roger Sexton) and Jack Agnew (Torque Racing / Heather Ardis) have added to the recent high profile medal haul by local athletes at major Championships (Thursday 3rd August 2017).

Competing at the World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Switzerland, Eve secured gold over 200m, while Jack claimed silver in the 400m Wheelchair.

Under 18 T36 athlete Eve topped the podium after winning the T35-T38 200m race in 32.04 (1st place).  In the Under 20 T51-T54 400m, Jack (T54) finished well to take 2nd place in 52.68.

Jack will resume competition today (Friday 4th August 2017), racing in the 800m.  Eve will line up in the 100m tomorrow (Saturday 5th August 2017).

Source: NiRunning