Callum Dodds Yr12, is ranked 5th in UK in Under 20s at 800m
Due to Callum’s successful performance over 2017 and high national ranking, finishing 3rd UK for Under 17’s – 800m, and 4th UK – 400m, Callum has been selected by British Athletics to join an elite Junior performance programme called AASE (Advanced Academy of Sporting Excellence 2018) aimed at athletes 16-18yrs who show potential to become senior internationals.
The programme is organised by British Athletics and is designed to meet the needs of young athletes who have potential to achieve excellence in their sport.
Callum has now moved up an age group this year to the Under 20’s and is currently training for the National Indoor Championship which take place in Sheffield at the end of February.
Callum recently broke his indoor PB for 800m – 1:52.43, a fantastic race! This currently takes him to 1st – 800m Under 20 age group.