Natalie Whitty: Guernsey runner wins Southern 1,500m indoor title

Natalie Whitty
The Southern title is a first indoor gold medal for Natalie Whitty

Guernsey runner Natalie Whitty has won the Southern indoor 1,500m title.

The took the title at Lee Valley in a time of 4:35.01 to win her first-ever southern area title.

The result comes two weeks after she finished sixth at the Hampshire Cross-Country Championships.

Meanwhile, her Guernsey team-mate Richard Thorburn jumped an indoor-best of 5.88m to finish fourth in the Under-20's long jump.