6th March 2018
STRICKLER CALLED UP FOR EURO THROWING CUP
Amelia Strickler (coach: Steve Manz) has been called up to represent the British team at the European Throwing Cup after the withdrawals of Rachel Wallader (Richard Woodhall) and Sophie McKinna (Mike Winch) due to illness.
Strickler, who competed at the European Team Championships and World University Games last year, was third at the SPAR British Athletics Indoor Championships last month, with a best of 16.67m so far in 2018.
The British Athletics team selected to #REPRESENT at the European Throwing Cup in Leiria, Portugal on the 10-11 March 2018:
Phoebe Dowson (Mark Chapman, Bournemouth) – Discus
Amelia Strickler (Steve Manz, Thames Valley Harriers) – Shot Put
Chris Bennett (Michael Jones, Shaftesbury Barnet) – Hammer Throw
Mark Dry (self-coached, Woodford Green Essex Ladies) – Hammer Throw
Joe Harris (Manx Harriers) – Javelin
Amy Holder (Neville Thompson, WSEH) – Discus
Bethan Rees (Mark Pinner, Cannock & Stafford) -Javelin
Sarah Omoregie (Gareth Lease, Cardiff) – Shot Put
Daniel Bainbridge (Mike McNeill, Shaftesbury Barnet) – Javelin
Jac Palmer (Adrian Palmer, Cardiff) – Hammer