A great run from Emily Dunkley saw her smash the U13G 1200m Club Record by 10s with a time of 4:08.1.
Another good day for our athletes who produced 25 Personal Best performances on the day. In addition to Emily’s performance there were notable PBs from Grace Anstey in the 800m, Sam Thompson in the 75mH, Oliver Byrne (800m), Jospeh Wiggins (1500m) and James Kelly (800m). Biggest improvement of the day went to Ewan Maxwell who improved his Discus by over a staggering 10m!!
Well done to everyone who competed at Swindon on Saturday, a good result to finish in second place behind the host club. A few PBs on the day so well done to Amelia Young (1500m and Long Jump), Mark Byrne (400m and High Jump), Malcolm Lavery (High Jump), David Evans (Long Jump) and Josh Kelly (Hammer).
Congratulations to Wallis Canning who won a bronze medal at the World Island Games held in Visby, Sweden. Not only a medal but also a PB, Wallis improved her PB by almost a metre with a throw of 40.47.
Congratulations to Matt Gordon and Alex Fitzpatrick who were selected to represent Hampshire at the Southern Counties Senior Inter Counties match at Kingston on Sunday 2nd July. Matt ran the A string 1500m, finishing fourth in 4:01.86. Alex competed in the A string hammer (6th 33.17) and B string discus (5th 25.61).
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.