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UCAPP Athlete Profile: Niamh Bridson Hubbard - Athletics

Name: Niamh Bridson Hubbard

College: Magdalene

Studying: PhD Sociology


What are your sporting goals this year?

"I would like to improve my PBs so that, in two years time, I can look at qualifying for the European Championships"


Niamh's sporting achievements over the past two years include placing 7th at the British Championships/World Trials on the 1500m, ranked in the top 20 in the UK for 1500m, mile, and 3000m races, and holds the title of fastest mile run by a UK university student in 2022. This sporting year, Niamh aims to place in the top 15 at the European Trials, place in the top five at the British Championships Indoors 3000m, and secure a senior England vest for European permit meet.

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