It’s all coming up Rosie at indoor pentathlon

Falkirk Victoria Harriers’ Rosie Sharples landed the under-17 pentathlon title on Sunday at the Scottish National Combined Events and Masters Championships in the Emirates Arena in Glasgow - and has broken the club’s event record.

Thursday, 6th February 2020, 2:05 pm

The Braes High School pupil totalled 3414 points throughout the afternoon and now turns her attentions to the students’ competition today and the under-17 and under-20s championships at the Emirates before heading for the English nationals.

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She’s currently ranked number one in Britain for her age this season and won her section’s long jump with a distance of 5.15m then followed it with a top placing for high jump at 1.66m. She won the 800m in two minutes 37.79 seconds and also finished second in the 60m hurdles and 3kg shot putt.