National Athletics Silver For Bancroft’s Pupil

By School House

1 year ago

A year 9 pupil at Bancroft’s School, Caitlin Hancock, has won Silver in Long Jump.

Caitlin achieved a personal best in the Girls U15 Long Jump in February’s England Athletics National Indoor Championships.

Caitlin competing (Image: Paul Hancock)
Caitlin competing (Image: Paul Hancock)

Caitlin jumped a personal best of 5.47m, meaning she is currently ranked the number one U15 Long Jumper in England and number 2 in the UK.

Caitlin competing in athletics (Image: Paul Hancock)
Caitlin competing (Image: Paul Hancock)

Head of Athletics at Bancroft’s, Ms Jemma Cresswell said: ‘We could not be more proud of Caitlin as this is a tremendous achievement. We wish her the best of luck in all her forthcoming competitions and we look forward to hearing more news of her athletics.’

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