Jeffries clinches Olympic youth bronze as Team GB shine bright Down Under

Caitlin Jeffries came home celebrating having won bronze at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival.

The Bury St Edmunds-born star was part of Team GB’s women’s hockey team which beat USA 2-1 in the bronze medal final.

Having snatched victory with an extra-time goal, the 20-year-old admitted she was over the moon with what the team had achieved down under.

The British Olympic Association prepares and leads British athletes at the summer, winter and youth Olympic Games.

It works in partnership with sport National Governing Bodies to enhance Olympic success and is responsible for championing the Olympic values.

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