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Bromley sprinter Dina Asher-Smith takes Indoor Championship gold

PUBLISHED: 15:53 05 March 2013

Dina Asher Smith

Dina Asher Smith

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Blackheath and Bromley Harrier Dina Asher-Smith took home the 60 and 200 metre gold medals at the England Athletics Under 20 Indoor Championships last weekend.

The 17-year-old sprinter ran the 60 metres in 7.34 during the heats in Birmingham, a new championship best.

She slowed a little in her semi-final, but returned to startling form in the final to take gold with a time of 7.36 seconds.

In the 200, Dina set another championship best time in the final where once again she won emphatically with a time of 23.44 seconds.

For the latest news on Dina and her fellow harriers, visit www.bandbhac.org.uk.


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