Happy Birthday this week to Nathan Bloom, Aden Brazil, Dylan Carlsson-Smith, Akin Coward, Victoria Dawes, Niall Fleming, Mick Jones, William Levy, Gemma Nicol
WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS – Took place in Cali, Colombia on 15-19 July.
Congratulations to GEORGE EVANS on winning a World Bronze Medal, finishing only 11cm behind 2nd place Wang of China.
Discus 1.5kg – Men Pool B GEORGE EVANS 4th (58.53m), in the Final GEORGE won the Bronze Medal (60.22m)
EUROPEAN U20 CHAMPIONSHIPS – Took place in Eskilstuna, Sweden on 16-19 July.
Thursday 16 July. An excellent Championships for our athletes coming away with 4 European Champions. Congratulations to OJIE EDOBURUN (100m), TOMMY RAMDHAN (200m), KYLE LANGFORD (800m) and LILY BECKFORD (4 x 400m Relay).
For the remaining newsletter information and results
100m – Men Heat 1 OJIE EDOBURUN 1st (10:32 w1.7) in Semi-Final 2 OJIE finished 1st (10:44 w-0.5), – Women Heat 1 DARYLL NEITA 1st (11.51 w2.0) in Semi-Final 3 DARYLL finished 1st (11.58 w-0.6)
1500m – Men Heat 2 LIAM DEE 7th (3:50.82)
Friday 17 July
100m – Men Final OJIE EDOBURUN won the Gold Medal (10:36 w-1.0), Women Final DARRYL NEITA finished 4th (11.20 w-1.2)
200m – Men Heat 3 TOMMY RAMDHAN 1st (21.18 w-0.1), in in the Final TOMMY won the Gold Medal (PB 20:57 w4.1) taking .43 of a second off his May time
800m – Men Heat 1 KYLE LANGFORD 1st (1:53.28)
Saturday 18 July
800m – Men Semi-Final 2 KYLE LANGFORD 1st (1:49.95)
Sunday 19 July
800m – Men Final KYLE LANGFORD won the Gold Medal (1:48.99)
4 x 400m – Women Straight Final GB & NI won the Gold Medal (3:34.36) LILY BECKFORD ran on Leg 3
SAINSBURYS ANNIVERSARY GAMES – Takes place tomorrow evening at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Stadium. As one of the leading junior clubs in the UK, we have been invited to send a team to each of the above relays.
U17 WOMEN – MIREIA DESEOUSA CALADO, LIANNE LANGFORD, TILLY SUTHERLAND-YOUNG, JESSICA HURLEY Team Manager COLETTE HURLEY
U17 MEN – JORDAN TOWNSEND-SIMPSON, OLU AROWOJOLU, DYLAN KAPOSI, DITA JAJA Team Manager CLYDE GORDON
U20 WOMEN – DJANIRA COSTA, EAVION RICHARDSON, KAYANNA REID, PAGE FAIRCLOUGH Team Manager JANE DIXON
U20 MEN – NATHANAEL MURRAY, ANDREW AMOAH, CHRISTOPHER CASTRO-NETO, ZANSON PLUMMER Team Manager RYAN FRECKLETON
DARYLL NEITA and OJIE EDOBURUN are running in the individual 100m.
NEW CLUB RECORD – Congratulations to HOLLY TAYLOR who has set a U13 Pentathon Club Record at the Hertfordshire County Pentathlon Championships which took place at Hemel Hempstead on 19 July. HOLLY finished with (PB 1441 Points) 75m Hurdles (PB 14.6), High Jump (PB 1.18m), Long Jump (PB 3.87m), Shot (PB 5.42m), 800m (PB 3:09.8)
EASTERN YOUNG ATHLETES LEAGUE – At the last meeting we had recent new member competing SEBASTIOANO CORBO – 75m Hurdles A 1st (PB 13.6), Shot B 1st (PB 7.75m) adding 35cm to his 2014 throw, Discus A 2nd (PB 16.65m)
MARATHON WORKSHOP – MARA YAMAUCHI who is a two-time Olympian and GBs second fastest fastest female marathon runner ever, will host a one-day masterclass on training and preparing for the Marathon. The workshop is being held at St Mary’s University, Twickenham on 5 September and 10 October. Mara Myers (her maiden name) started her athletics career as a member of Parkside AC, Harrow in the early 1990s. The backbone of Parkside was Bob & Sylvia Parker, and for those who may not be aware, Bob has been a member of Shaftesbury for over 60 years. He was a top class runner, and is recognised in the athletic world as one of the country’s top middle distance Coach. He in fact coached David Bedford to his record breaking performances during the 1960, & 70s.
Parkside (were a women’s only club) from 1989 to 1996 inclusive won the Senior National Cross Country team title, and from 1990 to 1998 had 4 National Champions, Andrea Whitcombe 3 times, Alison Wyeth, Katy McCandless and Mara Myers who won the 1998 Championships at Leeds.
Attached is a flyer giving you the full workshop information
ATHLETICS SUMMER CAMPS AND CLINICS AT ALLIANZ PARK – are taking place from 3 August and will be providing experience of all athletic disciplines, as well as building upon the key skills of; agility balance and co-ordination.
Camp 1 – 3 to 7 August, Full Day 09.30 -15.00, Half Day 09.30 – 12.30
Camp 2 – 10 to 14 August, Full Day 09.30 -15.00, Half Day 09.30 – 12.30
Camp 3 – 17 to 21 August, Full Day 09.30 -15.00, Half Day 09.30 – 12.30
Camp 4 – 24 to 28 August, Full Day 09.30 -15.00, Half Day 09.30 – 12.30
All camps are for 4-11 year olds
All Full Day Camps cost £30 per child per day, or a whole week (5 days) cost £120.
All Half Day Camps cost £15 per child per day, or a whole week (5 days) cost £60.
This year we are offering the chance to add on Breakfast Club and After Camp Club at an extra cost.
Breakfast Club 8.30 – 9.30 £3 per child per day, After Camp Club 15.00 – 16.00, £3 per child per day,
Both Clubs will be £5 per child per day,
Jumps – Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump – Tuesdays 4,11,18, 25 August, 13.30 to 16.00
Sprints and Hurdles – Wednesdays 5,12,19, 26 August, 13.30 to 16.00
Throws – Discus, Javelin, Shot – Thursdays 6,13, 20, 27 August, 13.30 to 16.00
For 11-16 year olds, Each Clinic is £18, or book on to all 3 Clinics for £45.
To enter please contact Jenny Poll at email@example.com or direct phone number which is 0203 675 7252, all members of Shaftesbury will receive a 10% discount, but please tell Jenny that you are a member. Flyers attached.
WELCOME TO THE VILLAGE SPORTS CAMP – It’s a local summer camp run by NICOLE CARA SBH UKWAL Team Manager along with other Shaftesbury athletes as coaches. We offer football cricket athletics and multi sports to 4-14 year olds.
We are a new, safe, fun and affordable sports camp based at Mill Hill Village Sports Club, Burton Hole Lane, Mill Hill NW7 1AS. We offer sports and activities from specialist coaches to children aged 4-14 years old. We offer a wide variety of sports and activities where each child has the freedom to change groups/activities throughout the day. For information and entry details please use this link www.thevillagesportscamp.com. There will be a discount of 20% to Shaftesbury members.
ENGLAND ATHLETICS NEWSLETTER – This is the link showing their current information, July Issue 4
RUN! LONDON NEWSLETTER – This is the link showing their current information, July Issue
UPCOMING FIXTURES FOR THE NEXT 4 WEEKS
UK YOUTH DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE SOUTHERN PREMIER 1 (UNDER 17/20 MEN/WOMEN) – The final fixture takes place this Sunday 26 July at Norman Park Athletics Track, Hayes Lane, Bromley (Satnav BR2 9EJ). Timetable attached
Note: You will have to be selected by your respective Team Manager – Colette Hurley or Geoff Morphitis
UK INTER COUNTIES CHAMPIONSHIPS, TOGETHER WITH THE ENGLAND SENIOR AAA CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place on Saturday 1 August and Sunday 2 August at the Bedford International Athletic Stadium, Barkers Lane, Bedford (Satnav MK41 9SB).
LONDON INTER CLUB CHALLENGE (ALL AGE-GROUPS INCLUDING U13s) – The third of four fixtures takes place on Saturday 1 August at Allianz Park, Greenlands Lane, Hendon (Satnav NW4 1RL). Is free to all members of Shaftesbury, but why not bring a friend and introduce him to athletics (there is a charge of £3 per event for non-members). Registration opens at 10.30am, and closes 30 minutes before the published start time. All events are for both male and female age-groups unless stated. Timetable attached.
Note: You do not have to be pre-entered, just turn up and register.
QUADKIDS – Takes place prior to the London Inter Club Challenge on Saturday 1 August. CLYDE GORDON will be managing the event, with registration from 9.30am, first event starts at 10.00am, and completion around 11.30am, and is free to enter for Shaftesbury members and is £2 for non-members. Quadkids is primarily for school years 3 to 7 inclusive, ie age 7 to 12 and includes the four core disciplines of running (600m), throwing (Vortex Howler), jumping (Long Jump) and sprinting (75m). All are welcome and Parents you may be asked to join in by helping out on maybe one of the events.
EASTERN YOUNG ATHLETES LEAGUE COMPOSITE TEAM WITH BARNET & DISTRICT (UNDER 13/15/17 MEN/WOMEN) – The final fixture takes place on Sunday 2 August at Allianz Park, Greenlands Lane, Hendon (Satnav NW4 1RL). Timetable attached.
Note: You will have to be selected by your respective Team Manager Joyce Smith or Jeremy Sothcott
BRITISH ATHLETIC LEAGUE PREMIERSHIP (UNDER 20 AND SENIOR MEN) – The final fixture takes place on Saturday 8 August at the Lee Valley Athletics Centre, 61 Meridian Way, Edmonton (Satnav N9 0AR). Timetable attached.
Note: You will have to be selected by your Team Manager – Geoff Morphitis
UK WOMEN’S ATHLETIC LEAGUE DIVISION 1 (UNDER 20 AND SENIOR WOMEN) – The final fixture takes place on Sunday 9 August at the Robin Park Arena, Loire Drive, Wigan (Satnav WN5 0UH). Note this is a double header fixture with Division 3, Timetable attached.
Note: You will have to be selected by your Team Manager – Nicole Cara
RESULTS – TRACK AND FIELD OUTDOORS UNLESS STATED
The Hertfordshire County Pentathlon Championships took place at Hemel Hempstead on 19 July
Pentathlon – U13B LUCA STUBBS 5th (PB 1007 Points) 75m Hurdles (PB 15.4) taking .40 of a second off his June time, High Jump (PB 1.18m) adding 3cm to his April jump, Long Jump (PB 3.49m), Shot (PB 4.70m), 800m (2:37.3), U13G HOLLY TAYLOR 6th (PB 1441 Points) 75m Hurdles (PB 14.6), High Jump (PB 1.18m), Long Jump (PB 3.87m), Shot (PB 5.42m), 800m (PB 3:09.8), U15G SCARLETT KENT won the Silver Medal (PB 1572 Points) 75m Hurdles (PB 18.8), High Jump (1.18m), Long Jump (PB 3.87m) adding 43cm to her May jump, Shot (5.69m), 800m (2:39.1)
The Hertfordshire County 3000m Championships took place at Hemel Hempstead on 19 July
3000m – U15B DAVID STONE won the Gold Medal (9:46.5), HENRY ROCHA won the Bronze Medal (SB 9:56.0), U20W CHARLOTTE JOHNSTON (2nd Claim) won the Gold Medal (11:32.0), SW JO KENT V45 (2nd Claim) won the Gold Medal (11:18.9)
The Southern Counties U17 Inter County Match took place at Little Marlow on 19 July
300m – Race B JESSICA HURLEY 3rd (42.16)
400m – Race A CHENNA OKOH (2nd Claim) 2nd (PB 49.49) taking .21 of a second off his February time, and is ranked UK No.9 U17 in 2015
800m – Race B REBECCA ANDREOU 5th (2:27.54)
1500m – Race A HAMZA KADIR 2nd (4:07.69), GEORGE GROOM 4th (4:10.87), Race B REBECCA ANDREOU 6th (5:25.06)
3000m – JEREMY DEMPSEY 3rd (9:11.23)
1500m Steeplechase – OLIVER GREENSTEIN 5th (5:33.69)
High Jump – ADAM SHIRET 7th (PB 1.75m) equalling his May jump
Shot 3kg – B PHILIPPA DAVENHALL (2nd Claim) 5th (10.90m)
Discus 1kg – A PHILIPPA DAVENHALL (2nd Claim) 4th (31.14m)
Hammer 3kg – A PHILIPPA DAVENHALL (2nd Claim) 1st (56.55m)
Javelin 700g – A MICHAEL MILLER 7th (41.58m)
The EAMA Inter-Area Match took place at Solihull on 19 July
800m – W35 LISA WEBB V45 2nd (SB 2:27.44) taking .33 of a second off her March time, and is ranked UK No.5 V45 in 2015
The British Athletics Jumps & Throws Fest took place at Birmingham on 18-19 July
High Jump – SM A DAVID SMITH 3rd (2.22m)
Triple Jump – SM A NATHAN FOX 1st (16.17m w1.5)
Hammer 7.26kg – SM A CHRIS BENNETT 2nd (69.67m)
Javelin 600g – SW A JOANNA BLAIR (HCA) 1st (PB 54.57m) adding 2.29m to her 18 July throw, and is ranked UK No.3 in 2015
The BMC Grand Prix took place at Oxford on 18 July
800m – Men A ANTHONY WHITEMAN V40 3rd (SB 1:48.81) taking .16 of a second off his June time, and is ranked UK No.1 V40 in 2015, Men B BEN ROCHFORD U20 Equal 1st (PB 1:50.42) taking 1.55 seconds off his June time, and is ranked UK No.6 U20 in 2015, Women A NAOMI TASCHIMOWITZ 6th (SB 2:22.40) taking 2.56 seconds off her June time, GEORGIA BELL U23 9th (4:27.86)
Mile – Men C WILLIAM RYLE-HODGES U23 3rd (PB 4:15.80) taking 8.86 seconds off his 2014 time
The BKBC Nacht Meeting took place at Heusden-Zolder, Belgium on 18 July
High Jump – ALLAN SMITH 2nd (2.23m)
The Loughborough EAC Open Meeting took place on 18 July
100m – SW1.2 SHEREEN CHARLES 3rd (12.10 w0.9) in race SW2.1 SHEREEN finished 7th (12.08 w1.0), SM1 ANTONIO INFANTINO 6th (21.20 w1.1)
110m – SMC ASHLEY WILSON (HCA) 4th (SB 14.66 w1.0) taking .17 of a second off his 5 July time, in H2 ASHLEY finished 8th (PB 14.59 w2.5) taking .07 of a second off his C time, H3 JULIAN ADENIRAN 4th (SB 14.08 w1.0) taking .17 of a second off his June time
Hammer 7.26kg – SM CHRIS BENNETT 3rd (74.02m)
Javelin 600g – SW JOANNA BLAIR (HCA) 4th (SB 52.28m) adding 1.30m to her 5 July throw, and is ranked UK No.5 in 2015
The BMC Gold Standard Races took place at Watford on 15 July
800m – Men B BILLY KELSEY U20 5th (PB 1:52.23) taking 1.31 seconds off his June time
The Watford Open Meeting took place on 15 July
400m – Race SX1 COLETTE HURLEY V50 7th (71.00), SX2 ADEYA EDWARDS U20 4th (PB 64.35) taking .43 of a second off her 2014 time, SX4 RUFUS KENT U17 1st (PB 59.62) taking 2.28 seconds off his May time, REBECCA HURLEY U20 6th (PB 61.80) taking .66 of a second off her 2014 time, SX5 JAMES DAVIS U17 5th (57.91), SX6 GREG HURLEY U15 6th (PB 57.65) taking 5.74 seconds off his 2014 time, SX7 HAMZA KADIR U17 5th (PB 53.28) taking 7.94 seconds off his 2013 time, SX9 SAM HAZELL U20 1st (49.40)
800m – Race SX2 LOUANN LAMY U13 10th (PB 2:37.65) taking 6.88 seconds off her June time, SX3 JO KENT V45 (2nd Claim) 6th (2:34.29), ARIANA GOMES U20 7th (2:35.54), SX4 MIA GROOM U15 2nd (PB 2:29.67) taking 1.88 seconds off her 2014 time, EMILIA ECONOMU U17 5th (PB 2:31.26) taking 2.18 seconds off her May time, SX6 SCARLETT KENT U15 2nd (PB 2:24.25) taking 2.05 seconds off her June time, SX11 JESSICA HURLEY U17 8th (PB 2:18.25) taking 1.74 seconds off her June time, SX12 DAVID STONE U15 7th (PB 2:19.28) taking 1.09 seconds off his May time, SX13 LIANNE LANGFORD U17 3rd (PB 2:15.06) taking .14 of a second off her June time, FINN HARVEY U15 9th (2:17.06), SX14 GARETH EDWARDS V40 9th (SB 2:16.15), SX17 JOE CHOTT U15 10th (PB 2:10.95) taking .30 of a second off his May time, SX18 HENRY ROCHA U15 8th (PB 2:09.72) taking 6.03 seconds off his June time, SX20 KIERAN MORELAND 2nd (SB 2:05.44), MARK CUNNINGHAM U20 3rd (SB 2:05.65) taking 1.30 seconds off his May time, JAMIE HARPER U15 10th (2:08.02), SX22 OMAR PARSONS U20 2nd (PB 1:57.24) taking 1.86 seconds off his 2014 time, SX24 ADAM SHIRET U17 4th (2:00.42), SX27 KHALID-ALI AHMED U20 2nd (PB 1:56.88) taking 1.37 seconds off his June time, JULIAN LAMY U20 3rd (PB 1:56.95) taking 1.47 seconds off his June time, TED NTIBAZONKIZA U23 9th (2:19.20)
High Jump – SX JAMES DAVIS U17 4th (1.60m)
The Southern Counties Veterans League took place in Hemel Hempstead on 13 July
200m – W50 COLETTE HURLEY 2nd (SB 32.2 nwr)
High Jump – M35 CLYDE GORDON V45 2nd (1.50m)
Long Jump – M35 CLYDE GORDON V45 3rd (4.23m)
Javelin 800g – M35 CLYDE GORDON V45 5th (21.80m)
18 July – ALBERT PARK, MELBOURNE – STUART MOORE V55 56th (First Time 22.53) – ALDENHAM – KEVIN WALDEN 1st (First Time 18.35) – CASSIOBURY – JOSHUA EDWARDS U15 17th (First Time 20.18) – GLADSTONE – DAVID LAMY V45 30th (23.36), ISABELLE LAMY V45 63rd (New PB 26.58) – GROVELANDS – POPPY MEDENIS U13 78th (26.38) – GUILDFORD – JOHN DRYDEN V65 138th (25.47) – LUTON WARDOWN – RUSSELL DEVITT V65 37th (First Time 23.58) – NONSUCH – KOJO KYEREME V40 1st (New PB 14.56) – OAK HILL – DYLAN MICHEL U13 3rd (New PB 18.53), SAMUEL CAHILL U13 8th (19.29), STUART SINGER V50 17th (21.18), LENARD MICHEL V45 18th (21.34), SUSIE MCDONALD V45 73rd (New PB 27.13) – OXFORD – HUGH STARKEY V65 145th (New PB 28.42) – ST ALBANS – SAMUEL GREENSTEIN U11 40th (First Time 20.22), DAVID GREENSTEIN V50 48th (First Time 20.45), CLAIRE HOBSON 91st (23.00)
PHOTOGRAPH’S– From time to time we have photographs of our members taken at meetings or presentations which we would like to use both on the website or incorporated within our report to our local newspaper. Can you please let me know if you do NOT want your photograph to be used.
ALLIANZ PARK Main Switchboard telephone number is 0203 675 7200, then press 4 for Athletics.
CHARGES FOR USING ALLIANZ PARK – The current charges for using Allianz Park are as follows – Adult Daily entry fee £4.00 – Junior (U18) Daily entry fee £2.00 – Concession (Students and Over 65) Daily entry fee £3.00.
As a member of Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers you can apply for a form which will give you membership of Allianz Park, you can pick up the form from the reception at Allianz Park. Any official coach of Shaftesbury Barnet Harriers gains entry free of charge.
Charges for those with a membership form are as follows – Adult Daily entry fee £3.60, Monthly fee £22.00, Annual fee £264.00 – Junior (U18) Daily entry fee £1.80, Monthly fee £11.00, Annual fee £132.00 – Concession (Students and Over 65) Daily entry fee £2.70, Monthly fee £16.50, Annual fee £198.00.
All membership enquiries should be directed towards Jenny Poll at firstname.lastname@example.org Jenny will also be at Allianz Park (Tuesday and Thursday Evenings) in the West Stand. Her direct phone number is 0203 675 7252.
England Athletics London Region and the Saracens Foundation have appointed IAN BANNISTER as the Urban Athletics Activator for the London Borough of Barnet. IAN is based at Allianz Park and can be contacted on 0203 675 7243 or by email on email@example.com