Gold Medal Glory for St Martha’s – 11 North London ISA Athletics Champions!

19th May 2017

On Friday 12th May, the 15-strong St Martha’s athletics team travelled to Bedford to compete in the ISA North London Championships. Hoping to build on previous years’ successes (6 golds in 2015, 8 golds in 2016), we set out feeling determined!

The day was a huge success with four 3rd places, four 2nd places and an amazing eleven gold medals! Those individuals that won their events have successfully qualified to represent North London at the ISA National Finals in Birmingham on 19th June.

3rd Places:

  • Olivia Lava – High Jump
  • Katrina Taylor – 70m Hurdles
  • Anne Desalu – 1500m
  • Nell Tobin – 300m


2nd Places:

  • Skye Cook – Shot Put
  • Ella Gregory – Javelin
  • Rachael Harper-Wilkinson – Long Jump & 100m


ISA North London Champions:

  • Mia Groom – 1500m, 300m & 4x100m Relay
  • Iman Roomes – 100m, Long Jump & 4x100m Relay
  • Anne Desalu – 4x100m Relay
  • Olivia Lava – 200m
  • Louise Yianni – Discus
  • Rosslyn Desalu – Long Jump

Many congratulations to Maria Tofan, Paula Perez, Olivia Butler & Sybil Oldham who also took part in the event.

Miss Wilkins