Leweston Athletes Win Gold and Silver in World Biathle and Triathle Championships
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Leweston Athletes Win Gold and Silver in World Biathle and Triathle Championships

Leweston athletes win Gold and Silver in World Biathle and Triathle Championships

Students from Leweston School travelled to the World Biathle and Triathle Championships in Machico, Madeira, over half term, taking part in competitions from 27th to 30th October.

Leweston School - Leweston athletes win Gold and Silver in World Biathle and Triathe Championships
Leweston athletes win Gold and Silver in World Biathle and Triathe Championships

The four days consisted of Biathle and Triathle relays. Leweston School had 8 athletes taking part in the various competitions, with fantastic results;

Biathle mixed relay

U11, Izzy, 8th team

Triathle mixed relays (one boy and one girl)

U11, Tilly, 8th

U11, Izzy, 10th

U15, Reuben, 11th

U17, Thomas, 3rd

Individual Triathle

U11, Izzy, 7th, Team Silver

U11, Tilly, 14th

U15, Reuben, 4th, Team Gold

U15, Izzy, 14th

U17, Millie, 14th

U17, Thomas, Silver, Individual

Biathle 

U11, Izzy, 12th, Team Silver

U15, Josh, 20th

U17, Thomas, 21st

U17, Mathew, 32rd

World Biathle and Triathe Championships
World Biathle and Triathe Championships

Special congratulations to Thomas (Under 17) for taking an Individual Triathle Silver, and Mixed Relay Bronze medal. Reuben (Under 15) just missed the Bronze by one hundredth of a second but achieved a GB Team Gold! Izzy (Under 11) finished with GB Team Silver in the Triathle and Biathle.

Well done to the whole GB team on an excellent event and to all the Leweston athletes who had a great experience to compete in a World Championship.

See Leweston’s online listing here.