Jonathan Dudley, a Year 11 pupil at St John Fishers Catholic High School, Harrogate, represented the United Kingdom in the World Biathle Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria on 25th September. Jonathan was placed 8th in his group, the Youth B section.
Jonathan has been competing in triathlons for the past two years and was selected to compete in the Biathle World Championships after his performance in the British championships in Salford , Manchester earlier in the summer. The Biathle event consists of a 1000m run followed by a 200m swim, then another 1000m run. Jonathan finished in a time of 9 minutes 04 seconds. He trains up to 16 1/2 hours per week and now has his sights set on the Commonwealth youth games in 2013.