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Peterborough and Nene Valley Athletics Club win indoor gold and silver in South Yorkshire.

SPRINT hurdles pair Joe Purbrick and Max Roe shone in the limelight for the newly-merged Peterborough and Nene Valley Athletics Club (AC) at a major competition in South Yorkshire.

Purbrick and Roe won gold and silver respectively at the prestigious England Athletics Indoor Age Group Championships held at Sheffield's English Institute of Sport (EIS) at the weekend.

After winning his under-17 60m hurdles heat and semi-final races, setting new personal bests in the process, Purbrick brought the EIS crowd to their feet which he won after a photo-finish in 8.13 seconds.

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