Jane's success carries on the tradition

THE multi-racket sport of racketlon is developing quite a tradition at Ipswich Sports Club.As well as producing a world U-16 champion in 2005 with Ashley Watling, Ipswich Sports Club has now produced a British vice-champion in Jane Cook.

THE multi-racket sport of racketlon is developing quite a tradition at Ipswich Sports Club.

As well as producing a world U-16 champion in 2005 with Ashley Watling, Ipswich Sports Club has now produced a British vice-champion in Jane Cook.

Cook returned home from the British Closed Racketlon Championships at Hatfield as runner-up.

On her way to the final she beat the England no. 5 Lorna See and England no. 6 Fiona Mary-Sime.


You may also want to watch:


However, in the final the British no.1 Natalie Lawrence proved too strong. As this was Jane's second tournament it was still some result.

Jane said: “A little bit of work at the badminton and who knows?”

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter