Davicia Patterson breaks NI Under 20 record en-route to World Junior standard!

Davicia Patterson and Leon Reid impress on a busy weekend of action…

17 year old Davicia Patterson of Beechmount Harriers recorded a new personal best, Northern Ireland record and IAAF World Junior Championships ‘A’ standard at the AAI Games in Santry, Dublin (Sunday 27th May 2018).

Competing in the 400m, the up and coming star, who represented Northern Ireland at the Commonwealth Youth Games in 2017, broke the beam in an impressive 53.64secs (1st place).

Full results from the AAI Games and Combined Events Championships are available HERE.


In EnglandNorthern Ireland Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Leon Reid helped his Birchfield Harriers team to a 4th place finish at the European Club Championships (Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May 2018).

Leon was racing in his favourite 200m event, were he recorded 20.85secs (-0.4) for 1st place.