Pendle duo in the medals

Joe Lonsdale and Leah Hillman
Joe Lonsdale and Leah Hillman

Park High School and Pendle AC pair Leah Hillman and Joe Lonsdale competed in the Northern Championships in Wigan at the weekend.

Joe had a fantastic run in his favourite event, the 100m.

He produced an impressive performance to take the silver medal in a fine time of 11.84 seconds.

Pendle AC also gained medals in the field events, where Leah got two bronze medals in the discus (32.60m) and shot (11.62m), adding gold in the javelin, with a throw of 39.84m.