PB helps Alex Bousfield to bronze medal at Euro Championships
|Alex Bousfield (above centre), Year 11, won a bronze medal at the U17 Modern Pentathlon European Championships, representing Great Britain in a team of four girls.|
The team competed among 17 of Europe’s strongest nations at the Tudor Grange Leisure Centre in Solihull over bank holiday weekend.
Alex’s highlights included a PB in the 800m and swimming her leg of the 100m freestyle relay in under 60s for the first time.
The four were competing together for first time at this level, and their performance won great acclaim.
The full Girl’s U17 team included:
Alexandra Bousfield, Hertfordshire
Elizabeth Tolley, Somerset.
Emma Whitaker, Lancashire
Charlotte Cole, Surrey