Dylan Carlsson-Smith – England U20 Combined Events Indoor Championships – Sheffield – 7 and 8 January 2017
DYLAN in a close fought contest, won the England Under 20 Men Heptathlon Bronze Medal in a new personal best (4967 points). It is also a New Club Record adding 159 points to his own Club Record (4808 points), which he achieved in the corresponding fixture in 2016. Of the 7 events DYLAN achieved 4 personal bests, of which 3 of them were on the final day.
Day 1 – 60m (PB 7.54) taking .02 of a second off his 2016 time, Long Jump (SB 6.33m), Shot 6kg (SB 12.68m), Pole Vault (SB 4.36m) after Day 1 DYLAN was in 2nd place (2726 points). Day 2 – 1000m (PB 2:55.62) taking .67 of a second off his 2016 time, 60m Hurdles (PB 8.56) taking .12 of a second off his 2016 time, High Jump (PB 1.87m) adding 2cm to his 2016 jump.
The official results can be found by using this link – U20M Heptathlon Results
On the following day DYLAN was selected to represent GB&NI in the Combined Events International match in Prague, Czech Republic on 28-29 January