Papplewick Boy becomes National Javelin Champion!
24th June 2015
Many congratulations to Ben Smith-Bannister on winning the National Prep Schools Javelin Title at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham.
Ben won the National Preparatory Schools Championships Under
14 javelin, with a throw of 36.25m. In third place going into the final round,
his was the last attempt of the competition and he threw a personal best by
nearly three metres...Fatima Whitbread would be proud of him!