Ashington's Parkhead Powersports Club bringing through young members

Parkhead Powersports Club in Ashington is continuing to bring young members through in preparation for taking part in competition.

Thursday, 14th July 2016, 1:57 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th July 2016, 2:59 pm
At Parkhead Powersports Club are, from left, Scott Nixon, Luke Blanchard, Dylan Wilson and Morgan Brown.

Four young members in training are Scott Nixon, Dylan Wilson, Morgan Brown and Blanchard.

All are keen attenders on training nights and have taken well to the sport and now have to wait a year or two until they are 14 before they can compete

Nixon, Wilson and Brown are all pupils at the Josephine Butler Academy in North Seaton, Ashington,whilst Blanchard attends school in Seaton Delaval.

Anyone interested in training with weights, whatever the age, should contact Fred MacKenzie, senior coach and chairman of the Parkhead club on (01670) 857037, or email [email protected]Alternatively, potential new members can call at the club in the Hirst Welfare Centre, Alexandra Road, Ashington.