Dagenham pupils put through their paces by top British sprinter

Children threw themselves into a training circuit with a little help from a top British sprinter.

Rikki Fifton led the obstacle course at Leys Primary School in Leys Avenue, Dagenham on Friday.

The Sports 4 All UK event raised money for the school’s PE department and UK athletes who are not Lottery-funded.

Fifton, 27, runs for Newham and Essex Beagles in the 100m and 200m.

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