European Masters Athletics Championships – Pescara Italy

Three Club members competed in the Championships during the last seven days.

Dorothy Fraser continues her gold medal streak by becoming Double Gold European Champion in the W85 age group 100m and  200m. What an amazing achievement fresh off the back of retaining her British Championship titles from Derby at the beginning of the month.

Betty Stracey, British 800m Champion, continues her super form by clinching  her first ever individual International Gold Medal in the W80 age 800m and finishing 5th in the1500m and 5th in the 6km Cross Country.

Debbie O’Connell competing in her first Masters Championship came 7th in her semi-final in the W35 age group 200m and 5th in her semi-final 400m.