Jason wins bronze medal at European Youth Athletics Championships

An Ashington High School pupil won a bronze medal at the European Youth Athletics Championships.

Wednesday, 24th August 2016, 18:28 pm
Updated Wednesday, 24th August 2016, 19:30 pm
Jason Nicholson celebrates his bronze medal in the 110m hurdles final.

Jason Nicholson was part of the British Athletics Youth Team competing at the event in Tbilisi, Georgia.

The seventeen-year-old Gateshead Harrier competed in the 110m hurdles and reached the final where he ran a personal best to secure a bronze medal in a time of 13.45.

His time places him sixth on the 2016 world youth rankings and second on the UK all time youth ranking.