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High Jumper Amy reaches new heights

amy-matthews-thumbnailCongratulations to Amy Matthews (O) who was awarded the ‘Nellie Comber Cup’ for outstanding effort and achievement in High Jump by the City of Norwich Athletics Club at an award ceremony held on Friday 2 December.

It is the second time Amy (pictured with her coach) has been presented with the trophy and she was delighted to notice that the other name that appears in multiple on the trophy is Chris Baker who represented Great Britain at this year’s Olympic Games in Rio!

Amy was also awarded a medal to thank her and her teammates for their outstanding efforts in The Youth Development League which ensured their team was promoted to the UK’s Premier League.