Sponsors pledge support for golden girl

Abbie Wood with her gold medal from the recent European Championships in Baku
Abbie Wood with her gold medal from the recent European Championships in Baku

After scooping four medals at the inaugural European Games, sponsors of Buxton’s golden girl Abbie Wood say they are “proud beyond belief”.

Buxton swimmer Abbie Wood began a sponsorship deal with hometown family-firm Selden Research Ltd last year.

Abbie Wood shows her medal haul to Peter Woodhead director of her sponsors Selden

Abbie Wood shows her medal haul to Peter Woodhead director of her sponsors Selden

Following her recent successes, Peter Woodhead, technical director, said: “We are so very proud of Abbie’s achievements and we are delighted that our sponsorship is helping her to flourish as an athlete.

“The sky is the limit for Abbie and we will be with her every step of the way.”