Sarah throws her hammer PB

Sarah Stanhope.
Sarah Stanhope.

Wrangle hammer thrower Sarah Stanhope has had an excellent start to the 2013 season, improving her personal best to 52.53m.

Sarah, who is studying sports science at Loughborough, threw 49.74m to finish fifth in the British Universities and College Sports Championships, finishing in sixth, five places above her ranking of 11th.

Sarah threw 51.53m to come first representing Loughborough students in a match against Birmingham University and the Police.

She then threw her latest PB in the Loughborough International at the weekend.