Welsh Athletics team announced for Indoor International

27/02/2019 00:00, In Track & Field /

Welsh Athletics are delighted to announce a strong team of 34 Junior athletes to compete at this weekend's Welsh Athletics Indoor International. The international match sees Junior teams from Wales and England compete, with senior guest athletes also invited to compete in specified events. 

The men's team includes Welsh 60m Junior Champion and British Senior Bronze Medallist, Jeremiah Azu (Cardiff; Helen James), whilst the women's team includes Commonwealth Youth Games Shot Put Silver Medallist, Sarah Omoregie (Cardiff; Gareth Lease).

Middle distance duo Remi Adebiyi (Newport; Darryn McAtee) and Ben Reynolds (Cardiff; Arwyn Davies) will both run the Men's 800m after winning their respective age group titles at the England Athletics Championships last weekend, whilst Tomos Slade (Swansea; Tony Morris) will take on the 60m Hurdles and Long Jump double after running a hurdles lifetime best of 8.06 seconds at the England Athletics Championships. 

Emmanuella Kone (Cardiff; Helen James) will race the 200m after winning the 60m at the England Athletics u17 Championship last weekend, whilst Welsh Senior High Jump Champions Lauren Evans(Cardiff;Matt Wood) and Lili Church (Carmarthen; Dorrien Thomas) will compete, with Evans also going in the 60m Hurdles. 

Full Welsh Athletics Team for the Welsh Athletics Indoor International:

Jeremiah Azu60mIssie Tustin
Zachary Price.Moli Jones
Owain Lloyd Hughes200mGabrielle Fakande
..Emmanuella Kone
Steffan Dylan Jones400mFfion Mair Roberts
Aaron Jolly.Lana Culliford
Remilekun Adebiyi800mNaomi Reid
Benjamin Reynolds.Nia Riley
David Locke1,500m.
Jackson Mountford..
Tomos Slade60m HurdlesLauren Evans
Thomas Wilcock.Isabel Breeden
.High JumpLauren Evans
..Lili Church
Mark MellorPole VaultMegan Griffiths
Ieuan Hosgood.Isabel Thomas
Tomos SladeLong JumpEmily Thomas
Daniel Murathodzic.Grace Morgan
.Triple JumpBeca Roberts
Nicholas YoungShot PutSarah Omoregie
Patrick Harris..
Owain Lloyd Hughes4 x 200m RelayIssie Tustin
Steffan Dylan Jones.Gabrielle Fakande
Zachary Price.Emmanuella Kone
Aaron Jolly.Ffion Mair Roberts
Jeremiah Azu.Lana Culliford
..Macey Morris

Staff List:

Dave GoodgerTeam Manager
Debbie BullTeam Manager
Lawrence MooreTeam Coach
Kevin WilliamsTeam Coach
Liz DaviesTeam Coach
Fran BakerTeam Coach
Ryan Spencer JonesTeam Coach
Ed ThompsonTeam Coach
Stephen BaileyTeam Coach

Congratulations to all athletes selected for the Welsh Athletics Indoor International. Keep up to date with all of Sunday's action on Welsh Athletics' Twitter and Instagram feeds.