St. Martin’s Ampleforth Prep School pupils achived their best results ever at the National Prep School Athletics Meet on Wednesday 2nd July 2014. The meet was held at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham.
Beluchi Diugwu (age 13) won a Gold Medal in the boys 100m final with a time of 12.08 seconds and he went on to win a second Gold Medal in the boys 200m final with a time of 24.77 seconds.
Next came the turn of the boys 4 by 4 relay team. The team consisting of Beluchi Diugwu, Leo Higham, Christian Lee and Kit Mangles (all age 13) reached the final and in an exciting last race of the day the boys achieved a magnificent silver medal.
Julian Godwin, Master in Charge of Athletics said:
This was a fantastic day for all the children involved” said “and for Beluchi to be awarded the Richard Corden Cup was very special as Richard Corden had taught at St. Martin’s Ampleforth.