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Flying start for young athlete

A PUPIL takes a leap to success in the Scottish Schools Athletics Association Championships.

YOUNG STARS: Pupils took part in schools event.
YOUNG STARS: Pupils took part in schools event.

Youngsters from across the country travelled to the newly transformed Hampden Park, which has been turned into an athletics field for the Commonwealth Games, for the annual event yesterday.

The long jump was one of a number of competitive events being held, with sessions in 100m, hurdles, pole vault, javelin and the steeplechase also taking place throughout the day.

Picture: Mark Mainz

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