College athlete Ethan runs at championships

Ethan Metcalfe

Ethan Metcalfe

Biggleswade AC athlete Ethan Metcalfe represented Bedford College at the Southern England Student Sports Association (SESSA) University and Colleges Indoor Championships.

Managing to come second in his heat with a new personal best time he went on to finish sixth in his semi-final.

Joining Ethan in the heats was another Biggleswade athlete, Ryan Cox (also representing Bedford College), this being his first ever competition.

However, Josh Watson had a more successful day at the event. Representing University of Reading, where he is currently studying Maths, Josh competed in the High Jump coming 1st with a superb jump of 1.9m.

Ethan has also been selected by British Athletics to take part in their apprenticeship scheme. Over a nine month period the students are invited to attend many sessions on a variety of subjects.




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