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SOUTHERN CROSS COUNTRY RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place on Saturday 18 October at Wormwood Scrubs. The day was bright and warm, with the running conditions excellent (firm especially following the recent downpours).
It is good to see so many of our Young Athletes competing, as it has been a very fixture congested start to Shaftesbury’s season, including weekly school races.
Pride of place went to the Under 15 Boys Gold Medalists team of HAMZA KADIR, JEREMY DEMPSEY and GEORGE GROOM who are undefeated this winter. Having won the Southern and National Road Relays JEREMY DEMPSEY has now been in all 3 winning teams, GEORGE GROOM and THOMAS FULTON have picked up 2 Gold Medals. The Under 13 Girls in an excellent 4th place, Under 20 Men were 5th, Under 13 Boys 7th and the Under 15 Boys “B” 8th
Individually FINN HARVEY U13 ran the 3rd fastest time of the race, GEORGE GROOM U15 5th, LIA RADUS U13, HAMZA KADIR U15 and SAM GRIFFITHS U20 6th, JEREMY DEMPSEY 7th
Under 13 Boys 3 x 2000m – Team finished 7th (22.57) Leg 1 FINN HARVEY 2nd (7.12) 3rd fastest time of the race, Leg 2 DANIEL GREENSTEIN 5th (7.48), Leg 3 MATTI HARRIS 7th (7.57), “B” Team Leg 1 BEN BELLISARO 38th (8.41), 38 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Oscar Millard of Herne Hill Harriers (6.53), Team result 1st Herne Hill Harriers (21.39), 2nd Chiltern Harriers (21.59), 3rd Blackheath & Bromley (22.19)
Under 13 Girls 3 x 2000m – Team finished 4th (24.00) Leg 1 LIA RADUS 4th (7.48) 6th fastest time of the race, Leg 2 MIA GROOM 2nd (8.05), Leg 3 SCARLETT KENT 4th (8.07), 37 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Kirsten Stilwell of Wycombe Phoenix (7.24), Team result 1st Wycombe Phoenix (23.18), 2nd Herne Hill Harriers (23.38), 3rd Guildford & Godalming (23.46)
Under 15 Boys 3 x 2000m – Team won the Gold Medals (19.42) Leg 1 HAMZA KADIR 2nd (6.34) 6th fastest time of the race, Leg 2 JEREMY DEMPSEY 1st (6.35) 7th fastest time of the race, Leg 3 GEORGE GROOM 1st (6.33) 5th fastest time of the race, “B” Team 8th (21.14) Leg 1 THOMAS PATRICK 15th (7.05), Leg 2 HENRY ROCHA 9th (7.16), Leg 3 ADAM SHIRET 8th (6.53), 24 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Noah Armitage-Hookes of Cambridge Harriers (6.30), Team result 1st SBH (19.42), 2nd Cambridge Harriers (20.05), 3rd Reading (20.13)
Under 15 Girls 3 x 2000m – Team result 1st Herne Hill Harriers (22.06), 2nd Blackheath & Bromley Harriers (22.27), 3rd Thames Valley Harriers (22.38), 30 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Alex Brown of Herne Hill Harriers (7.07)
Under 17 Men 3 x 3000m – Leg 1 OLIVER GREENSTEIN 20th (12.28), 14 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Will Perkin of Chiltern Harriers (10.46), Team result 1st Windsor, Slough, Eton & Hounslow (33.28), 2nd Chiltern Harriers (33.33), 3rd Herne Hill Harriers (33.35)
Under 17 Women 3 x 2500m – Team result 1st Windsor, Slough, Eton & Hounslow (25.24), 2nd West Suffolk (25.41), 3rd Blackheath & Bromley Harriers (26.00). 19 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Sophie Tooley of West Suffolk (8.12)
Under 20 Men 3 x 3000m – Team finished 5th (33.55) Leg 1 BILLY KELSEY 6th (11.25), Leg 2 JULIAN LAMY 6th (11.52), Leg 3 SAM GRIFFITHS 5th (10.38) 5th fastest time of the race, 12 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Abel Tsegay of Invicta East Kent (10.00), Team result 1st West Suffolk (31.47), 2nd Invicta East Kent (31.56), 3rd Bedford & County (32.32)
Under 20 Women 3 x 2500m – Team result 1st Invicta East Kent (24.43), 2nd Herts Phoenix (26.36), 3rd Chiltern Harriers (29.22). 3 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Bobby Clay of Invicta East Kent (7.46)
Senior Men 4 x 5000m – Team result 1st Belgrave Harriers (1:00.04), 2nd Herne Hill Harriers (1:01.48), 3rd Bedford & County (1:01.58). 25 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Andy Maud of Clapham Chasers (14.10)
Senior Women 3 x 3000m – Team result 1st Thames Valley Harriers (36.42), 2nd Belgrave Harriers (36.55), 3rd South London Harriers (37.07). 22 teams finished. Fastest time of the race Melanie Wilkins of Belgrave Harriers (11.47)
ZANE DUQUEMIN – Was one of five British Olympic Hopefuls to benefit from Jean Pickering Olympic Scholarship, the announcement marks the one year anniversary of Jean Pickering’s death
UNCLAIMED SPIKES – Clyde Gordon has in his possession a pair of Red & Black spikes, which were left last July after a Javelin coaching session. Also at the UK YDL match at Allianz Park on 27 September a pair of White & Green spikes were left in the clubhouse. Please contact Clyde at email@example.com
INDOOR JUMPS TRAINING – Will take place at Allianz Park on Wednesday’s from 8 October to 10 December. The session is from 7pm to 9pm, warm up and registration 6.30pm. Cost (including entry into the facilities) Young athletes (U20) and students: £3 per session Seniors: £5 per session.
Pole Vault coached by Angus McKenzie and Allan Sutton, High Jump coached by Sue Smith, Long and Triple Jump coached by Alfredo Melao. For further information email or call Clyde Gordon on firstname.lastname@example.org or 07753 985525. Flyer attached.
ENGLAND ATHLETICS WEBSITE – This is the link showing their current information, October Issue 2 http://www.englandathletics.org/newsletters/newslettertemplate_green.aspx?sitesectionid=262&nid=262&userId=-1
RUN! LONDON NEWSLETTER – This is the link to the October edition http://us7.campaign-archive2.com/?u=593e83c3ed041a839b72f1c09&id=c668a21cfc&e=12c253a365
UPCOMING CROSS COUNTRY FIXTURES FOR THE NEXT 4 WEEKS
LIDDIARD TROPHY AND NORTH OF THE THAMES CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place this Saturday 25 October at Fryent Country Park, Kingsbury. Race headquarters is at the Kingsbury Free Church Hall, Slough Lane, Kingsbury NW9 8QG. Please park in nearby roads, not in the church Hall. Toilets available in Church Hall, no showers and very limited changing facilities, and Church Hall will not be available until 12.30pm. Timetable 1.55pm U17/U20 Men (3 Miles), 2.00pm U17/U20/Senior Women (3 Miles), 2.30pm Senior Men (5 Miles), Note: You will have to be pre-entered by your Team Manager
NATIONAL RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place on Saturday 1 November at Berry Hill Park, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire NG18 4JR. Start times 11.00am U20 Women (3 x 2.5K), 11.09am U17 Women (3 x 2.5K), 11.40am U20 Men (3 x 3K), 12.05pm U17 Men (3 x 3K), 12.30pm U13 Girls (3 x 2K), 12.55pm U13 Boys (3 x 2K), 13.20pm U15 Girls (3 x 2K), 13.45pm U15 Boys (3 x 2K), 14.05pm Senior Women (3 x 3K), 14.40pm Senior Men (4 x 5K). Note: You will have to be pre-entered by your Team Manager
ACTIVE TRAINING WORLD METROPOLITAN LEAGUE – The second of five fixtures takes place on Saturday 8 November at Stevenage, Hertfordshire. Changing is at the Sailing Centre, Fairlands Valley Park, Six Hills Way, Stevenage SG2 0BL (Note the Sailing Centre closes at 16.30pm). Directions from the A1(M) leave at Junction 7, A602 to Stevenage. Follow the A602, Broadhall Way to the second roundabout. Turn left onto Monkswood Way and go to the next roundabout. Turn right onto Six Hills Way and follow for almost 1 mile. Turn left into park, sign-posted Sailing Centre. The course is on the other side of Six Hills Way and there is an underpass under the road. Numbers will be given out on the course. There will now be an Under 11 Development Race for Boys & Girls (1500m) starting at 1pm prior to the first League race at 1.15pm.
Start times 1.00pm U11 Boys/Girls (1500m), 1.15pm U13 Boys (3000m), 1.20pm U13 Girls (3000m), not before 1.35pm U17 Men and U15 Boys (4000m), not before 1.40pm U17 Women and U15 Girls (4000m), not before 1.55pm U20, Senior and Veteran Women (6000m), not before 2.35pm U20, Senior and Veteran Men (8000m). Note: You do not have to be pre-entered, just turn up and run.
Please go to Active Training World Metropolitan League web site www.metleague.co.uk for information on course maps, directions etc will be available 2 weeks prior to the race.
CASH PRIZES will be awarded again this season, firstly for U20 MEN and WOMEN. 1st place £55, 2nd place £30 and 3rd place £15, these prizes will be awarded at each of the 5 fixtures.
SENIOR MEN and WOMEN on a league table system with points awarded at each race, with the best 4 race points total to count. PRIZES are 1st place £575, 2nd place £400, 3rd place £325, 4th place £250, 5th place £200, 6th place £150 and 7th place £100.
LONDON CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place on Saturday 15 November at Parliament Hill Fields, Hampstead Heath NW5 1QR, nearest station is Gospel Oak.
Start times 1.15pm U20 and Senior Women, 2.00pm Under 20 and Senior Men. Note: You will have to be pre-entered by your Team Manager. Entries close 31 October. To Qualify you must have to be (a) born in the Greater London area, (b) has not less than one year’s bona fide residence in the Greater London area, (c) has not less than one year’s continuous full-time employment in the Greater London area, (d) has not less than one year’s full-time attendance at an education establishment in the Greater London area
LONDON YOUTH GAMES – Takes place on Saturday 15 November at Parliament Hill Fields, Hampstead Heath NW5 1QR, nearest station is Gospel Oak, Awaiting start times. Note: You will be selected by your respective Borough of London Team Manager.
RESULTS – I endeavor to publish as many results as possible, as my main source is the power of 10 website. Unfortunately all races do not make the PO10. Therefore feel free to e-mail me the race, date and result if you have it, if not the result there is a good chance I can find it on Google.
OTHER RESULTS – CROSS COUNTRY UNLESS STATED
The Birmingham Half Marathon (Road) took place on 19 October
NIALL FLEMING U23 25th (PB 73.47)
The Putney & Fulham Riverside Half Marathon (Road) took place on 19 October
BARRY CHISOLM V55 235th (2:01.38)
The Ampthill Trophy Open took place on 19 October
VICTORIA DAWES V40 16th (1st Woman 35.10)
The Hammer Circle Reunion (Track) took place in Hull on 18-19 October
WT 9.08kg – SW 18/10/14 RACHEL HUNTER U23 1st (PB 17.86m)
WT 9.08kg – SW 19/10/14 REBECCA KEATING U20 1st (PB 15.44m)
Hammer 4kg – SW 18/10/14 RACHEL HUNTER U23 1st (59.75m)
Hammer 4kg – SW 19/10/14 RACHEL HUNTER U23 1st (55.17m), REBECCA KEATING U20 3rd (48.99m)
The Princeton Invitational took place in Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.A on 18 October
LIAM DEE U20 (Iowa University) 5th (24.40)
The Wisconsin Invitational took place in Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.A on 17 October
JAKE SHELLEY (New Mexico University) 77th (24.29)
The English Schools Cross County Cup Regional Final (Hertfordshire) took place at Queenswood School, Hatfield on 9 October
Junior Girls – 1st SCARLETT KENT (Dame Alice Owens), Team result 1st St Albans Girls (27 points, 2nd Dame Alice Owens (37), 3rd Berkhampsted School (40)
Junior Boys – 9th DANIEL GREENSTEIN (Haberdashers Aske), 12th MICHAEL CRAIG (Dame Alice Owens), 16th SAM LEE (Merchant Taylors), 37th SHAY KOHLER (Merchant Taylors), 49th MATTHEW CRAIG (Dame Alice Owens), Team result 1st Dame Alice Owens (32 points, 2nd Bishop Stortford High School (57), 3rd St Columba’s (65)
Intermediate Girls – 2nd JESSICA HURLEY (Queenswood), Team result 1st Queenswood (28 points, 2nd Abbot’s Hill (44), 3rd St Albans Girls (46)
Intermediate Boys – 1st GEORGE GROOM (St Columba’s), 2nd JAMIE HARPER (Haberdashers Aske), 3rd THOMAS FULTON (St Albans), 4th JOSH EDWARDS (St Columba’s), 5th HENRY FULTON (St Columba’s), Team result 1st St Columba’s (17 points, 2nd Verulam (56), 3rd St Albans Boys (60)
The English Schools Cross County Cup Regional Final (Middlesex) took place at Harrow School on 9 October
Junior Girls – 3rd ANUSHA BULMAN (North London Collegiate)
Intermediate Girls – 2nd GEORGIE MARLBOROUGH (North London Collegiate)
Apologies but we do not have the full results
18 October – OAK HILL – STUART SINGER V50 9th (20.23), GEMMA HARPER U13 13th (New PB 21.11), KAYLA MICHEL U15 31st (First Time 23.27), ERIN VISAYA-NEVILLE U15 44th (New PB 25.24), KIRAN KURI U13 65th (28.47) – CARDIFF – LEO KAYE U20 122nd (First Time 21.56) – DULWICH – JAMES TRAPMORE V35 10th (19.04) – GLADSTONE – JOSH MORGAN U13 62nd (New PB 26.19), ANTONI SEFERI U11 78th (New PB 29.00) – GUILDFORD – JOHN DRYDEN V65 219th (33.33) – ST ALBANS – JOSH CLIFFORD U20 4th (First Time 17.35), CLAIRE SIMM 120th (24.32)
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.
Please click on the link to access the SBH Website http://sbharriers.co.uk If you view the News section then Club News, you will find the current and previously issued newsletters. Also there is Indoor News which also has the current and previously issued newsletters. We would welcome any comments you may have on the website.
This is the link to the London Athletics website, which contains useful information http://www.londonathletics.org/node/630
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 email@example.com or Jenny Poll who will be at Allianz Park (Tuesday and Thursday Evenings) in the West Stand, you contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or her direct phone number is 0203 675 7252.