Duo crowned champions

Lasswade Athletic Club athletes Rachel Robertson and Robert Ferguson, representing the Scotland U-18 team, were both crowned champions at Saturday’s Celtic Games, held at Aberdeen Sports Village.

Robert won the men’s high jump title with a height of 1.99m, while Rachel, aged 16, won the women’s triple jump, jumping a new personal best distance of 11.18m.

Rachel was also runner-up in the women’s long jump competition, with a jump of 5.55m.

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