Pentathalon PBs for Gareth

Gareth Fleming
Gareth Fleming

athletics: Newbattle Community High School pupil Gareth Fleming, pictured above, represented the Scottish Schools Athletics squad last weekend.

Gareth was selected to represent Scotland at the New Commonwealth Stadium in Glasgow in an International Pentathlon. The pentathlon consisted of a 60m hurdles, shot put, 200m, long jump and 800m.

The Scottish squad were narrowly beaten into third place by Ireland. Gareth is a fifth year pupil at Newbattle Community High School, and is a member of Lasswade Athletics Club. He matched his personal best in the long jump and produced a new PB in the 800m.

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