Woodford Green's Cox wins gold at European Indoor Championships (From East London and West Essex Guardian Series)
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Woodford Green with Essex Ladies' Shana Cox wins gold in 4x400m relay at European Indoor Championships
Updated 2:44pm Monday 4th March 2013 in Sport
Woodford Green with Essex Ladies' Shana Cox won gold in the women's 4x400m relay at the European Indoor Championships in Gothenburg.
Cox joined Perri Shakes-Drayton, Eilidh Child and Olympic silver medallist Christine Ohuruogu to record a new national record of 3 minutes 27.56 seconds.
Cox, who had earlier placed sixth in the individual 400m final with a time of 53.15 secs ran the second leg in 52.2 seconds.
The quartet finished 22 seconds ahead of the Russians in second while the Czech Republic took the bronze.