DAC para athletes Leaha Dixon, Matthew Whitehead and William Baxter were in action at York University on 15th June at the 3rd CP Sport series event of the season.
T35 sprinter Leaha was just short of her season’s best in 100m running a time of 24.88s into a strong headwind. She also put in a solid performance in 200m and ran solo against the clock in 400m.
T20 runner Matthew clocked a season’s best time of 29.93s in 200m and finished a comfortable second in the 400m despite picking up a slight hamstring injury.
F36 thrower William threw a season’s best 35.55m in discus and finished the competition in style by setting a new national record of 10.51m in shot put.