Charlotte shines in shot putt at Sportcity

Charlotte Williams
Charlotte Williams

St Augustine’s, Billington pupil Charlotte Williams had a top day at Sportcity in Manchester on Sunday.

The 12-year-old, competing for Lancashire at the Aviva Regional Counties Sports Hall Final, recorded a new personal best in the shot putt, bettering her record by four centimetres, throwing 7m36cm, finishing fifth overall out of 10 competitors.

Charlotte will be back in action at Stanley Park in Blackpool this coming Sunday to kick her season off.

She will be in action in the 70m hurdles, shot putt, and long jump.

The Blackburn Harrier also competes for her club in cross country and on the track, where she has raced at 100m, 150m, 200m and over two laps in the 800m.