Former Grays Convent student books place for Tokyo Olympics

FORMER Grays Convent pupil Jessica Judd bookend her place for the Tokyo Olympics after a fantastic run on Saturday night.

The 26-year-old, ran 31:20:84 over 10,000m at the British Championships on Saturday night.

Jessica shed tears of joy as she crossed the line with a personal best and a qualifying time.

She had written on her Twitter account.

“I was 17 when 2012 came around and missed out on that Olympics. I tore my hamstring in 2016 and missed Rio, I was slower than 2012! In 2021 I will be going to Tokyo

“Never give up, and never doubt yourself! The bad times make the good times so much better!”

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