ATHLETICS: Magnificent Mohans are golden wonders

Golden boy: Adam Mohan
Golden boy: Adam Mohan
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THE Mohan family enjoyed a golden day at the Lincolnshire Championships as Thurlby threesome Robert, Adam and Jenna all recorded wins at Grantham.

British international Robert made it a magnificent seven county titles on the bounce with a championship best performance of 15.13m in the shot.

Brother Adam, competing in club athletics for the first time in 21 months following knee reconstruction due to a rugby injury, won the U/20 men’s shot and was runner-up in the discus.

Not to be outdone, Jenna was awarded the Margaret Fitzgibbon Trophy for the best female javelin performance of the championships.

She was also victorious in the U/15 girls discus as well as taking silver in the shot – having led until the final round – with a Nene Valley Harriers club record.

All in all it was an excellent event for Nene Valley, as they picked up 31 county titles, 15 silvers and ten bronze medals.

Kaine Walker bagged three wins in the U/15 boys age group, a feat that was equalled by Beth Daniel in the U/13 girls category. Nene Valley team-mate Alice Gibbons also won two golds in throwing events.

There were also doubles for Emma Hornsby and Katie Robinson while Lily Hughes equalled the Nene Valley U/15 girls record and clocked an English Schools qualifying time when taking gold in the 100m.

Bourne-based Alex Hampson was a winner in the U/15 boys 1500m, as was Spalding lad Lloyd Kemspon on the U/20 version of the race.

There was also a victory for South Holland’s Tom Rogers in the U/20 2000m steeplechase, while he bagged silver in the 800m too.

Local medallists: Senior men: Long jump - 3rd Sam Lawrence (NVH) 4.79m. Triple jump - 1st Daniel Bergin (NVH) 13.25m. Shot - 1st Robert Mohan 15.13m (CBP). Hammer - 1st Sean Band (NVH) 38.01m. Javelin - 1st Sam Lawrence (NVH) 40.99m.

U/20 men: 200m - 1st Jacob Axtell (NVH) 23.2secs; 2nd David Bush (NVH) 24.2secs. 400m - 1st Richard Reed (NVH) 51.9secs; 2nd David Bush (NVH) 53.3secs. 800m - 2nd Tom Rodgers (NVH) 2.06.0mins; 3rd Lloyd Kempson (NVH) 2.07.2mins. 1500m - 1st Lloyd Kempson (NVH) 4.33.8mins. 2000m steeplechase - 1st Tom Rodgers (NVH) 6.58.0mins. Shot - 1st Adam Mohan (NVH) 12.91m. Discus - 2nd Adam Mohan (NVH) 35.77m.

U/17 men: 800m - 2nd Ben Hampson (NVH) 2.04.9mins. 400m hurdles - 3rd Nathan Denial (NVH) 69.5mins. 1500m steeplechase - 2nd Dan Martin (NVH) 5.10.4mins; 3rd Daniel Patterson (NVH) 5.38.0mins.

U/15 boys: 100m - 1st Kaine Walker (NVH) 12.0secs. 200m - 2nd Ollie Dilloway (NVH) 26.1secs. 400m - 1st Kaine Walker (NVH) 55.3secs. 800m - 1st James McCrae (NVH) 2.18.1mins. 1500m - 1st Alex Hampson (NVH) 4.48.2mins; 2nd Sam Smith (NVH) 4.48.8mins. 3000m - 2nd Sam Smith (NVH) 10.40.9mins. 80m hurdles - 1st Kaine Walker (NVH) 12.5secs. High jump - 1st Jonathan Woodcock (NVH) 1.45m; 3rd Nathan Jasper (NVH) 1.40m. Javelin - 2nd Nathan Jasper (NVH) 29.96m. 4x100m relay - 2nd NVH 54.1secs.

U/13 boys: 200m - 1st Lucas Fidler (Bourne) 31.2secs; 3rd Andrew Noble (Bourne) 31.9secs. High jump - 1st Ben Jagger (Bourne) 1.32m; 2nd Andrew Noble (Bourne) 1.20m. Long jump - 3rd Lucas Fidler (Bourne) 3.69m. Shot - 3rd Andrew Noble (Bourne) 5.56m.

Senior women: 400m hurdles - 1st Katie Robinson (NVH) 1.33.5mins. High jump - 2nd Katie Robinson (NVH) 1.45m. Long jump - 1st Katie Robinson (NVH) 4.66m. Shot - 3rd Kelly Lawrence (NVH) 7.83m. Discus - 1st Kelly Lawrence (NVH) 28.00m. Hammer - 3rd Kelly Lawrence (NVH) 38.35m.

Over 35 women: Discus - 3rd Natalie Cole (Bourne) 17.47m.

U/17 women: 100m - 1st Helen Chapman (NVH) 13.0secs; 3rd Natasha Seagal (NVH) 13.7secs. 800m - 3rd Emily Stevens (Bourne) 2.59.3minds. Javelin - 3rd Emily Stevens (Bourne) 19.47m.

U/15 girls: 100m - 1st Lily Hughes (NVH) 12.8secs. 800m - 2nd Rosie Marshall (NVH) 2.37.2mins. 3000m - 3rd Amy Gibbons (NVH) 12.02.9mins. 75m hurdles - 1st Emma Hornsby (NVH) 12.1secs. Long jump - 1st Emma Hornsby (NVH) 4.81m. Shot - 2nd Jenna Mohan (NVH) 9.48m. Discus - 1st Jenna Mohan (NVH) 20.99m. Javelin - 1st Jenna Mohan (NVH) 25.05m.

U/13 girls: 70m hurdles - 1st Beth Daniel (NVH) 13.1secs. High jump - 1st Beth Denial (NVH) 1.35m. Long jump - 1st Beth Denial (NVH) 4.22m.

Shot - 1st Alice Gibbons (NVH) 5.61m. Discus - 1st Alice Gibbons (NVH) 14.42m.