SportsAid funding

Welsh Athletics is pleased to announce that 11 Welsh athletes will be supported by either SportsAid UK or SportsAid Cymru Wales for the 2017 season. They include 2016 European Youth finalist James Tomlinson (coach: Paul Jenson, Pembrokeshire Harriers), 2017 Junior World XC representative Cari Hughes (Andrew Walling, Menai), Welsh U23 shot put record holder Adele Nicoll (Adrian Palmer, Birchfield Harriers) and 2016 Celtic and SIAB Shot put champion, Sarah Omoregie (Gareth Lease, Cardiff).

Other athletes that have been supported include:

Joseph Brier (Neal Merry, Swansea Harriers)

Bethan Rees (Mark Pinner, Cannock & Stafford)

Kristian Jones (Glyn Hawkes/Helen James, Cardiff)

Owen Smith (Matt Elias, Cardiff)

Heidi Davies (Brecon AC)

Rhodri Williams (Matt Wood, Swansea)

Jay Morse (Ian Leek/Brett Morse, Cardiff)

*Note that athletes who are supported by British Athletics are not eligible for SportsAid grants


Jay Morse training in Barcelona

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