Harry Lane

2014 European Biathle Champion and GB Biathle

 

Harry Lane has been a competitive sportsman from an early age with success in sports ranging from Hockey to Modern Pentathlon.

In 2013, aged 17, he represented the England Open Tetrathlon team but started to focus his training on running and swimming. In 2013, his first year of committed training he placed 8th National for Steeplechase and was introduced to the sport of Biathle. Within four months he placed 5th at the European Biathle Championships and was part of the GB gold medal winning team.

In his Gap Year before taking up a place at Loughborough to read Psychology, Harry spent 6 months working and training in Kenya, including training with many of the British athletics squad at Iten high altitude training camp. In 2014, his second year of Biathle, he became British Champion and improved on the previous year’s European result by winning individual gold and becoming the 2014 European Championship.


Significant results / achievements

2014 Biathle, World Tour, Weymouth 1st
2014 European Biathle Champion Junior Men 1st
2014 British Biathle Champion Junior Men 1st
2014 Biathle World Tour, Germany 1st
2013 European Biathle Championships Junior Men 5th (Team Gold)
2013 UK Inter-regional Tetrathlon Championships 2nd (Team Gold)
2013 2000m Steeplechase English Schools National Championships 8th