New personal best for golden girl Sarah Stanhope

Sarah Stanhope.
Sarah Stanhope.

SARAH Stanhope (pictured) has won gold in the under 20 women’s hammer at the Eastern Championships.

Competing at Cambridge over the weekend, she threw a championship-best performance of 49.61m, which is another personal best throw for Sarah.

Representing Lincoln Wellinginton club at Wakefield the previous week, Sarah threw 48.88m in the 4kg hammer for second place (which at the time was a new PB) in Northern League action.

She added a 29.84m discus throw for third and 29.03m in the javelin for second place.