WSAA Combined Events International - Team Announcement

Welsh Schools are pleased to announce the make-up of their teams for next Friday’s International Pentathlon at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow. The team was selected following the recent WSAA and Welsh Athletics Joint Indoor Championships held at NIAC.

Congratulations go to all those selected - the 16 travelling next Thursday is a real mix of experience with a number also competing for the first time at International level.

U18 Boys

Harri Wheeler Sexton (Francis Baker) - Ysgol Gyfun Gartholwg
Thomas Britt (Edward Thompson) - Coleg Gwent
Harvey Reynolds (David Norton) - Caldicot Comprehensive
Daniel Murathodzic (Matthew Wood) - St. Illtyd's High School

U18 Girls

Grace Morgan (Nigel Lewis) - Radyr Comprehensive
Taiya Jones (Francis Baker) - Stanwell
Emilie Davies (Steven Boyles) - Gwynllyw
Emily Thomas Nigel Lewis) - Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni

U16 Boys

Benjamin Hillman (Francis Baker) - St. Teilo's
Benjamin Henson - St. Teilo's
Zak Wall - Cardiff High
Dylan Phillips - Ysgol Gyfun Bro Gwaun

U16 Girls

Caitlin Mapps (Philip Warwicker) - Islwyn High School
Carys Poole (Tony Morris) - Ysgol Gyfun Gwyr
Gabby Dickinson - Llanishen High School
Beca Roberts (Dorrien Thomas) - Ysgol Bro Pedr

The team will be supported by a management team of 5 led by WSAA International Secretary Dai Gatehouse, alongside team coach Nigel Lewis, team managers Joan Goldsmith and Naomi Davies and WSAA Support Officer Steve Jones. Additional support on the day will be provided by Welsh Athletics through its’ Coach Development programme, thanks go to Adrian Palmer for facilitating this, another great example of Welsh Schools and Welsh Athletics working in partnership.  

Picture courtesy of Glenn Sports

Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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