Success for Forth Valley Flyer Athletes

Success for Forth Valley Flyer Athletes

Forth Valley's Steven Stone and Liam Nolan both T/F 20 classified athletes were in action over the weekend Steven down in Bedford in The English Open and Liam through In Livingston at the throws Grand Prix.

Steven jumped 6m 44 on his way to winning the event and is currently the no's 1 long jumper in the UK. Steven has also been selected for the GB National Squad and is heading to Italy next week to take part for the first time in an International meeting.

Liam has recently taken up throwing the hammer and produced a throw of 24 m 24 which was an improvement of nearly 6 m in wet difficult conditions. Liam then went on to better his Discus PB by over a meter. Liam is currently ranked 2nd in the UK for both Hammer and Discus.

Both Athletes represent Forth Valley Flyers and Falkirk Victoria Harriers and have made the transition from Disability into Mainstream athletics ,both athletes share the same coach Beau Bissett who holds high regards for both athletes stating that he is proud of them both and deserve their success as both train extremely hard and are both very dedicated and talented young men.

Liam and Steven train regularly at Grangemouth Stadium with both Forth Valley Flyers and Falkirk Victoria Harriers.

Forth Valley Disability Sport is the leading organisation in the Forth Valley area providing sporting opportunities to people with physical, learning, sensory and complex needs. We have many clubs and partners providing these and if you would like to know anything about sport or physical activity, please get in touch. You can do this by contacting us, give us a call on 01786 466486 or connecting with us via our social media channels ? Facebook and Twitter.

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