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Pole Vaulter Has Hopes For Success

A City of Bath College sports student is aiming high after representing Great Britain at the pole vault. Hannah Grubb, 17, was selected to represent the country in the under 20s international athletics championships at Loughborough and, despite getting a late call up, took an impressive second place. “I was…

Golden girl Jade breaks Sussex record

Jade Bewster, the nation’s leading under-17 pole vaulter, smashed the Sussex Schools record on Saturday on her way to gold.   Horsham Blue Star Harriers athlete Jade vaulted 3.50metres at Crawley’s K2 Leisure  Centre, adding 10 centimetres to the previous best mark, set by fellow Blue Star member Lucy Stickland…

Pole vault champion receives OBE

A former Commonwealth pole vault champion who trained  using old mattresses from refitted ships in Belfast has been awarded the OBE.Mike Bull, 65, attracted audiences of hundreds of shipyard workers on their  lunch break as a student in the 1960s, practising in a cavernous shed under the  shadow of the…