JENNY MEADOWS MASTERCLASS
Jenny Meadows is a British Olympic athlete. Her main event is the 800m, (1:57:93 pb) although she previously competed over the 400m (52:50 pb). She is the fourth-fastest British woman over 800 m, behind Kelly Holmes, Kirsty Wade and Lynsey Sharp. She has previously held the post of chief athletics coach for Manchester City Council.
Some of Sale Harriers young endurance athletes recently spent the day attending a masterclass at Sportcity hosted by Jenny Meadows. The youngsters took park in a drills workshop that delved into the biomechanics of an athlete & how to correctly engage your core when running. The session also included race prep, recovery exercises and finished off with a question & answer session followed by photo opportunity and autographs. Athletes who took part were - Mia Gibbons, Mia Lownes, Alex James, Tia Rae Barton, Ruby Bell, Lara Crawford, Izzy Burke, Lizzy Twite, Penny Townsend, Anouska Brooks, Tess McHugh & Alice Tonge. Jenny has kindly offered to do another session in the New Year. Contact Dave Marsh if you are interested.
Posted 26/10/2016 15:39