Golden Beth at BUCS

February 22, 2016

Brighton & Hove’s Bethany Close struck gold at the BUCS Indoor Championships on Saturday with a clear cut victory.

Running for Swansea University, Close, who had won bronze in this event twelve month back and had taken silver in the BUCS outdoor championships in the summer, stepped up to an impressive victory in a personal best time of 8.59 over Edinburgh University’s Olivia Walker, who clocked 8.71.

Close had run 8.71 when winning her heat and 8.68 in the semi-final.