Action from the John Newsome Memorial Open Meeting

In Pictures: Yorkshire athletes compete in Wakefield Harriers open athletics meeting

Athletes from across Yorkshire competed in one of the first outdoor track and field events of the year when Wakefield Harriers hosted the John Newsome Memorial Open.

Junior and senior athletes from Wakefield went up against rivals from the likes of Pontefract and Spenborough clubs in the hard-fought competition.

Junior and senior athletes took part in the meet

1. Sprint

Junior and senior athletes took part in the meet
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Field events were the first to get under way at Thornes Park

2. Hitting the Heights

Field events were the first to get under way at Thornes Park
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The John Newsome Memorial Open is one of the first outdoor meets of the year.

3. Jumping for Joy

The John Newsome Memorial Open is one of the first outdoor meets of the year.
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Junior and senior track events ran throughout the event

4. On Track

Junior and senior track events ran throughout the event
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