Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers' Richard Goodman victorious at Inter Counties Championships

Goodman avenges Vernon loss to win Inter Counties

Goodman avenges Vernon loss to win Inter Counties

First published in Sport

Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers’ Richard Goodman returned to winning ways on Saturday as he clinched a gold medal at the Inter Counties Championships.

The Under-23 athlete crossed the line in 33.54 in the senior men’s race which was nine seconds ahead of second-placed competitor Steve Vernon, the only man to have beaten Goodman this year.

Other notable displays at the event came from Under-17 athletes Sophia Parvizi-Wayne, who was ninth in 19.54, while Greg Cooke (19.19) was 25th and Amy Campbell (29.44) was 21st in the senior women’s race.

Meanwhile, Lisa Webb sealed a silver medal in the 1500m at the British Masters Indoor Championships. Webb (V45) crossed the line in 5.09.52 to secure second place.

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