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Innes FitzGerald, the Greta Thunberg of athletics, gives up medals for not flying

Innes FitzGerald, the Greta Thunberg of athletics, gives up medals for not flying – archyde

Aged 16, the promising British middle-distance runner refuses to participate in the World Cross Championships in Australia because of the pollution generated by air travel.

Innes FitzGerald at the European Under-20 Championships last December in Italy.  GETTY IMAGES/Sam Barnes
Innes FitzGerald at the European Under-20 Championships last December in Italy. GETTY IMAGES/Sam Barnes

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