UK throws Carnival.
The UK throws Carnival took place at Loughborough on the weekend of September 12/13th. Team Kennet had 2 competitors in it with training partners Luke Angell and Ben East. This was Ben’s 1st Throws Carnival. In windy conditions Ben stepped up against some of the countries best in the U13’s section. Ben produced a throw of 30.42 with his 4th round throw securing 6th place. Unfortunately Luke Angell had to pull out of the competition through injury but continued to give Ben his full support throughout the competition.
2 competitors from Team Kennet competed in the Biggleswade open last weekend. Kira Angell took 1st place in the High Jump winning with a jump of 1.47m clearing in every round then went on to do her 1st 100 sprint of the season in a time of 13.9 coming 3rd. Angell then came together in the Javelin with her mum and TK coach Cheryl Angell. Both competed in this event with Kira coming 2nd with 23.91 and Cheryl also coming 2nd in the V50 section with a pb of 16.58. Cheryl competed in the V50 section, did all the throws in the morning starting with Hammer and gaining a pb of 22.15, Shot putt produced another pb of 7.06 taking 2nd place and also taking 5th in the discus with 17.56.