Oxfordshire took a team of 32 athletes to the English Schools' Athletics Championships at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham on the 13th and 14th July 2018 to face the best athletes in the country.
Oxfordshires only medal came from Ella Turner in the Senior Girls 400m with a time of 54.74s winning the bronze. Trevorae Lumsden (JB) and Emily Thompson (SG) came within a whisker of being in a medal position.
All top eight finishers for Oxfordshire were:
- Emily Thompson (Warriner), 800m, 2:09.30 ns 4th
- Ella Turner (Matthew Arnold), 400m, 54.74s 3rd
- Petrina Chantler Edmond (Cherwell), Shot, 10.41 8th
- Ella Lovibond (St Helen and St Katharine), Hammer, 53.03 ns 6th
- Eloise Hind (Matthew Arnold), HJ, 1.58 es 8th
- Oyare Aneju (Magdalen College), Triple Jump, 13.77 5th
- Trevorae Lumsden (Lord Williams’s), 100m, 11.55 es 4th
Also well done to Adam Chesterman (Wheatley Park) who compeated in the Junior Boys discus as he won a T-shirt for thanking the mystery young official.