Sundays Youth Development League at Winchester was held under blistering conditions and in spite of the intense heat Grace Anstey and Callum Taylor both managed to extend their own Club Records. Grace improved her 1200m Club Record by 3.9s and Callum improved his Javelin Club Record by 2cm. In addition to the two club records our athletes managed 23 Personal Best performances, well done to everyone.
Well done to everyone who competed today, a great team effort which saw us finish in second place and just 16 points behind the host club. Results will be displayed shortly.
Congratulations to Grace Anstey, Grace broke Eleanor Duggan’s two year old Club Record for 1200m with a time of 4:22.5 at Bournemouth in the second fixture of the YDL.
Some good results from the Hampshire Track and Field Championships, Corin successfully defended both her 400m and 800m title, Josh Kelly won gold in the Shot and broke his own Club Record and a very impressive run in the 800m saw Joe Wiggins smash his 800m PB by just under 5 seconds. Well done to our medal winners:
Corin Bearpark 400m and 800m
Manuel Diaz Brito Triple Jump
Josh Kelly Shot Put
Manuel Diaz Brito Long Jump and 110m hurdles
Kieran Flynn Triple Jump
Manuel Diaz Brito 400m hurdles
Matt Gordon 1500m
Alex Fitzpatrick Hammer
Callum Taylor Javelin
In addition there were 11 personal best performances, well done to all competitors.
Photos from the weekend are available here.
Results from Saturdays YDL match can be found here.
Full match results can be found on our RESULTS page.
Congratulations to Josh Kelly who broke his own Shot Club Record and also to Mark Scarborough who took the M55 Club Record for the 7.26k Shot. See the Club Records page for more details.
Congratulations to Chris Strode who broke the W60 Club Record for Hammer by just over 9m with a throw of 24.87. This was during the Havant Open Meeting at Portsmouth on Saturday 8th April.
Full results from the Havant April Open Meeting and Club Championships are now available on the RESULTS page.