Walk this way, like Riley
EMERGING Cockburn athlete Riley Wood has made it back-to-back victories in the State Championships for road walking in his division.
Wood claimed gold in the under-12 2km road walk at the WA Road Walking and Cross Country Championships, held in Bibra Lake.
His win followed on from his success in the same event last year, when he won gold in the under-11 championship race.
Wood was not the only Cockburn Little Athletics member to place well at the event, with three others also taking home medals.
Seth Heifner won silver in under-14 road walk, while Jonas Gvozdin won bronze in the under-9 road walk and Acacia Redman silver in the under-11 cross country.
With the winter season finished, registrations are open for the summer competition, from OctoberMarch.
Under 12 State road walking champion Riley Wood in action at Bibra Lake.