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For the remaining newsletter information and results
NEXT ISSUE OF NEWSLETTER – Yes it is time to take a break, and will be heading off to sunny Tenerife. The next issue of the newsletter will be on Thursday 27 August
CAU INTER-COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS (INCLUDE THE AAA SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS) – For the first time these two famous Championships took place on a combined basis in Bedford on 1-2 August. This was another excellent championships for our athletes, with 5 of them taking both the Inter-County and AAA’s titles – ANTONIO INFANTINO (200m), GLEN WATTS (3000m Steeplechase), ZANE DUQUEMIN (Discus), JADE LALLY (Discus) and JOANNA BLAIR (Javelin). Silver Medals were won on both the Inter-County and the AAA’s by TOMMY RAMDHAN U20 (200m), BEN ROCHFORD U20 (800m), MELISSA COURTNEY U23 (800m) and ETHAN WALSH U20 (Pole Vault) and Bronze Medals from CONFIDENCE LAWSON (100m) and LOUISA JAMES U23 (Hammer).
NATHAN FOX (Triple Jump) is the AAA’s Champion, DAVID SMITH (High Jump) is the Inter-County Champion with RACHEL HUNTER U23 (Hammer) winning the Silver Medal and ANGUS MCINROY (Discus) was Bronze Medallist.
100m – SM Heat 2 ZANSON PLUMMER U20 4th (SB 10.76 w-0.4) taking .07 of a second off his June time, Heat 4 JOHN OTUGADE U23 2nd (10.59 w0.5), Heat 6 CONFIDENCE LAWSON 3rd (10.46 w1.2), in Semi-Final 1 CONFIDENCE finished 3rd (10.47 w1.7), Semi-Final 2 JOHN finished 3rd (10.47 w0.6), in the Final CONFIDENCE won the Bronze Medal (10.44 w-0.4), JOHN did not start
100m – SW Heat 1 SHEREEN CHARLES 4th (SB 12.03 w1.1) taking .04 of a second off her May time, Heat 3 STEFFI WILSON U23 2nd (11.96 w-0.1), ), in Semi-Final 1 STEFFI finished 6th (11.98 w-0.7), Semi-Final 2 SHEREEN finished 7th (12.17 w-0.8)
200m – SM Heat 1 ANTONIO INFANTINO 2nd (21.36 w-2.1), Heat 5 TOMMY RAMDHAN U20 1st( 21.28 w1.8), in Semi-Final 1 ANTONIO finished 2nd (20.91 w0.3), Semi-Final 2 TOMMY finished 1st (21.25 w-1.4), The Final was a SBH race with ANTONIO winning the Gold Medal (21.13 no wind shown), TOMMY won the Silver Medal (21.15 nws)
200m – SW Heat 1 STEFFI WILSON U23 4th (24.99 w-1.8), in the Final STEFFI finished 7th (25.42 nws)
400m – SM Heat 3 SAM HAZELL U20 6th (49.60)
800m – SM Heat 1 BEN ROCHFORD U20 3rd (1:53.51), ), in the Final BEN won the Silver Medal (1:54.24), SW Heat 2 MELISSA COURTNEY U23 1st (2:13.23), in the Final MELISSA won the Silver Medal (SB 2:09.08) taking 1.71 seconds off her February time
1500m – SW Heat 1 SOPHIA PARVIZI-WAYNE U20 9th (SB 4:40.55), Heat 2 NAOMI TASCHIMOWITZ (2nd Claim) 5th (4:26.65), in the Final NAOMI finished 9th (4:33.93)
400m Hurdles – SW Heat 2 PHILIPPA LOWE (2nd Claim) 1st (59.33), in the Final PHILIPPA finished 6th (60.25)
3000m Steeplechase – Straight Final GLEN WATTS won the Gold Medal (9:05.12)
High Jump – Straight Final DAVID SMITH won the Gold Medal (2.15m)
Pole Vault – Straight Final ETHAN WALSH U20 won the Silver Medal (SB 4.65m) equalling his August vault, and is ranked UK No.10 U20 in 2015
Triple Jump – SM Straight Final NATHAN FOX won the Gold Medal (15.89m), SW Straight Final YAMILE ALDAMA V40 finished 4th (12.18m)
Shot 4kg – SW Straight Final LUCY UNDERDOWN 5th (12.75m)
Discus 2kg – SM Pool A ZANE DUQUEMIN 1st (55.10m), ANGUS MCINROY 2nd (52.49m), in the Final ZANE won the Gold Medal (54.67m) and ANGUS won the Bronze Medal (53.04m)
Discus 1kg – SW Pool B JADE LALLY 1st (57.65m), LUCY UNDERDOWN 6th (39.30m), in the Final JADE won the Gold Medal (56.20m) and LUCY finished 7th (42.76m)
Hammer 7.26kg – SM Pool a JAMES HAMBLIN 7th (55.58m)
Hammer 4kg – SW Pool A LOUISA JAMES U23 2nd (56.78m), Pool B RACHEL HUNTER U23 2nd (60.13m), in the Final RACHEL won the Silver Medal (63.45m) and LOUISA won the Bronze Medal (59.85m)
Javelin 600g – SW Pool A JOANNA BLAIR (HCA) 2nd (49.44m), in the Final JOANNA won the Gold Medal (54.15m)
BAL & UK WOMEN’S LEAGUE FINAL FIXTURES – This week-end sees the end of a long summer, firstly the BRITISH ATHLETIC LEAGUE fixture takes place this Saturday 8 August at the Lee Valley Athletics Centre, 61 Meridian Way, Edmonton (Satnav N9 0AR). We have a number of our talented youngsters in the squad and I’m confident that we have a top 3 team so we could still be pushing for the European place for next May depending how the other teams perform. On Sunday 9 August the UK WOMEN’S ATHLETIC DIVISION 1 team travel to Wigan with a very realistic chance of gaining promotion to the Premiership. Venue is the Robin Park Arena, Loire Drive, Wigan (Satnav WN5 0UH). And is a double header fixture with Division 3.
SOUTHERN LEAGUE DIVISION 2 WEST FINAL FIXTURE – Takes place on Saturday 15 August at the Sheerwater Track, Blackmore Crescent, Woking, Surrey (Satnav GU21 5NS). We are up against Woking (4th), Highgate Harriers (10th) and City of Plymouth (5th). A minibus will be available from Allianz Park for those requiring transport. Any Seniors, Under 20 and Under 17s interested in competing, please contact RICHARD at firstname.lastname@example.org NOW.
LONDON INTER CLUB CHALLENGE – The third of four fixtures took place at Allianz Park on Saturday 1 August. It was also a pleasure to welcome our first German Paralympian, Birgit Kober who came over from Munich to compete at our meeting. So after 3 meetings, we’ve already broken the 1200 barrier for performances.
We look forward to your ongoing support at the final meeting of the challenge, which is to be held on SATURDAY 29 AUGUST at Allianz Park.
100m – Race 2 TAARIQ JOHN-CLARKE 4th (11.32 w-0.9), LEON SINCLAIR U23 5th (11.39 w-0.9), Race 3 HARRY KYRIACOU U20 4th (11.61 w3.2), Race 4 LOUIS UBALA U23 1st (SB 11.23 w1.2) taking .21 of a second off his June time, Race 5 CHRISTOPHER CASTRO-NETO U20 3rd (PB 11.53 w2.7), Race 6 KALAM ABDUL-QUARNAIN 4th (SB 11.72 w2.3) taking .20 of a second off his May time, Race 7 JUDE KANOR 7th (13.52 w-1.3), Race 8 JOSHUA KUMAR U15 4th (PB 12.25 w1.5) taking .15 of a second off his June time, Race 10 TRISTAN PROCIDA U15 2nd (13.08 w-0.6), ALEXANDER DIKEOCHA U15 5th (PB 13.45 w-0.6), Race 11 JODY WALKER-PAYNE U15 3rd (13.88 w-0.4), LAYLA WALKER-LAWRENCE U20 5th (14.00 w-0.4), SHAKIRA RILEY U15 6th (14.12 w-0.4), Race 12 ARNOLD DIKEOCHA U13 5th (PB 14.27 w-1.2), RACHEL AYODELE U13 7th (16.56 w-1.2), Race 14 ROSALIND ZEFFERTT V50 3rd (15.69 w1.7)
200m – Race 1 LEON SINCLAIR U23 4th (22.40 w1.5), Race 2 LESLIE ODAMITTEN-ADDY 2nd (23.39 w0.6), Race 3 CHRISTOPHER CASTRO-NETO U20 5th (PB 24.46 w1.4), Race 5 ROSALIND ZEFFERTT V50 7th (33.92 w1.3), Race 6 TRISTAN PROCIDA U15 2nd (26.90 w2.7), Race 7 SHAKIRA RILEY U15 2nd (PB 29.31 w1.6) taking .70 of a second off her July time
400m – Race 1 RICHARD MORRISSEY 1st (47.90), LESLIE ODAMTTEN-ADDY 6th (50.95)
800m – Race 1 DANIEL GREENSTEIN U15 5th (PB 2:28.15) taking 4.47 seconds off his January time, SAMUEL GREENSTEIN U13 6th (PB 2:35.21) taking 2.84 seconds off his June time
1500m – KIERAN LYONS U20 3rd (PB 4:54.60)
Long Jump – Pool A ROBERT GAYLER 3rd (SB 6.34m), Pool B FEMI AYODELE U17 1st (PB 5.24m) adding 22cm to his April jump, AKIN ANTHONY-OJOLOLA U17 2nd (PB 4.65m), ROSALIND ZEFFERTT V50 6th (SB 3.70m) adding 6cm to her July jump
Triple Jump – Pool A DEAN OAMEN U23 3rd (13.70m), ODERA UMEUGOJI U15 5th (PB 11.80m) adding 26cm to his June jump
High Jump – NENE HARRISON 2nd (PB 1.40m)
Javelin – SM F44 MICHAEL NICHOLLS 1st (29.28m), SW F37 BIRGIT KOBER (TSV Bayer) 3rd (24.05m), NENE HARRISON 4th (PB 20.42m), SOPHIA PITSIALIS U20 5th (PB 18.17m), U15B LOUIS DAVIS 1st (37.19m)
Shot – SM ANGUS MCINROY 1st (PB 14.87m) adding 8cm to his January put, SW NENE HARRISON 1st (9.26m), BIRGIT KOBER (TSV Bayer) 2nd (11.02m) (3kg)
Discus – Pool A SM ZANE DUQUEMIN 2nd (56.97m), ANGUS MCINROY 3rd (53.34m), ANTHONY SOALLA-BELL 6th (37.34m), U20W FIONA MCQUIRE 1st (30.58m), Pool B SM ANGUS MCINROY 1st (53.81m), F44 MICHAEL NICHOLLS 1st (PB 31.88m) adding 20cm to his July throw, F37 BIRGIT KOBER (TSV Bayer) 4th (29.79m), U15B MEHDAD AZIMI 2nd (16.11m)
Hammer – Pool A FELLAN MCGUIGAN U20 1st (64.95m)
QUADKIDS – Took place prior to the London Inter-Club Challenge, with 16 young athletes competing.
REBECCA JEFFEREY finished 4th Girl with (109 Points) – 75m Sprint (13.1), Long Jump (2.24m), 600m Run (2.34), Howler Throw (11.60m). NOAH CLARKE finished 9th Boy with (118 Points) – 75m Sprint (13.1), Long Jump (2.45m), 600m Run (2.32), Howler Throw (11.50m).
EASTERN YOUNG ATHLETES LEAGUE – The final fixture took place at Allianz Park on Sunday 2 August. Congratulations to all those athletes who have competed this season, in a tough final fixture we finished in 3rd place only 8 points behind Stevenage.
We now contest the Plate Final at Thurrock on Sunday 6 September, against Thurrock, Chelmsford, Norwich, Cambridge & Coleridge and Dacorum & Tring. With a full team there is no reason we can finish the season on a High.
Match Result 1st Bedford (770 points), 2nd Stevenage (710.5), 3rd B&D/SBH (702.5), 4th Dacorum & Tring (581), 5th Peterborough (281), 6th Biggleswade (177), 7th Harlow (111).
The Final League positionsare as follows – 1st Bedford (35 League points 4090 Match points), 2nd Basildon (33 LP 3853 MP), 3rd Stevenage (33 LP 3716.5 MP), 4th Nene Valley (31 LP 3577.5 MP), 5th Havering (31 LP 3558.5 MP), 6th Ipswich (30 LP 3460.5 MP), 7th Chelmsford (29 LP 3356 MP), 8th B&D/SBH (28 LP 3440.5 MP)
100m – U13G A EMILY RODRIGUEZ 4th (14.04 w-2.1), U13B A NICHOLAS SHAW 1st (12.86 w-2.7), B JEFF HAGAN 1st (13.29 w-1.6), U15B B JODY WALKER-PAYNE 1st (13.76 w-1.1), U17M B ABBAS ADEJONWO 4th (PB 12.45 w-0.9)
200m – U13G A EMILY RODRIGUEZ 4th (29.56 w-2.7), U13B A JEFF HAGAN 1st (27.62 w-1.9), U15G A RACHEL CARTER 2nd (28.20 nwr), B SHAKIRA RILEY 4th (29.80 nwr), U15B B JOSHUA KUMAR 2nd (25.49 w-1.1), U17W A GABRIELLA KYRIACOU 5th (31.41 w-2.1), U17M A DANIEL HOUSLEY 5th (25.44 w-2.7)
300m – U15G A SCARLETT KENT 2nd (45.86), B MIA GROOM 2nd (46.43), U17W A JESSICA HURLEY 1st (42.62), B GEORGIA LEE U15 3rd (50.84)
400m – U17M A JACK FITZPATRICK 5th (55.05)
800m – U13G A SYDNEY ALLEN 1st (2:32.59), B LOUANN LAMY 2nd (2:46.15), U13B A MATTI HARRIS 1st (2:27.09), B SAMUEL GREENSTEIN 1st (2:34.97), U15G A SCARLETT KENT 1st (2:26.56), B MIA GROOM 1st (2:30.21), U15B A HENRY ROCHA 1st (2:09.75), B MITTIO MOHAMMADIAN 3rd (2:24.18), U17W A JESSICA HURLEY 2nd (2:23.23), B GEORGIA LEE U15 1st (2:39.06), U17M B RUFUS KENT 2nd (2:13.33)
1500m – U13G A MAAYAN RADUS 1st (5:22.03), U13B A LUCA STUBBS 2nd (4:59.68), B DYLAN MICHEL 1st (5:06.01), U15G A LIDIA KYRIACOU 2nd (5:20.30), B KAYLA MICHEL 1st (5:31.41), U15B A FINN HARVEY 2nd (4:39.7), B SAM CAHILL 1st (4:56.9), U17W A LIANNE LANGFORD 1st (4:51.93), B GABRIELLA KYRIACOU 1st (5:01.19), U17M A GEORGE GROOM 1st (4:16.41), B OLIVER GREENSTEIN 2nd (4:56.82)
70m Hurdles – U13G A EVELYN BARTER 5th (13.22 w-0.6), B AMBER DUVERNEY 1st (12.72 w1.4)
75m Hurdles – U13B B LUCA STUBBS 2nd (15.88 w-1.6), U15G A RACHEL CARTER 1st (12.17 w-1.5), B SOPHIA OBI 1st (13.03 w-2.9)
100m Hurdles – U17M A JUSTIN LEE 4th (15.66 w-2.0)
High Jump – U13B B NICHOLAS SHAW 2nd (1.25m), U15G B MIA GROOM 4th (1.30m), U15B A BEN BELLISARIO 5th (1.55m), U17M A JUSTIN LEE 3rd (1.60m)
Long Jump – U13G A AMBER DUVERNEY 6th (3.62m), U13B A JEFF HAGAN 1st (5.26m), U15G A SOPHIA OBI 4th (4.11m), B JODY WALKER-PAYNE 2nd (3.80m), U15B B BEN BELLISARIO 3rd (4.41m), U17W B GEORGIA LEE 1st (4.00m), U17M A ABBAS ADEJONWO 2nd (5.56m)
Triple Jump – U17W A JESSICA HURLEY 3rd (9.49m), U17M A ABBAS ADEJONWO 1st (13.02m)
Discus 0.75kg – U13G A SAMRA RICHARDSON 4th (13.92m), B NATANYA POPOOLA 3rd (13.11m)
Discus 1kg – U13B B NICHOLAS SHAW 1st (14.50m), U15G A ANUSHA BULMAN 4th (14.98m), B RACHEL CARTER 1st (14.93), U17W A KLAUDIA DEBRECZENI 3rd (18.16m), B LOUISE PITSIALIS 2nd (15.24m)
Discus 1.25kg – U15B A ALEXANDER DIKEOCHA 4th (15.00m), A MEHRDAD AZIMI 3rd (14.83m)
Shot 2.72kg – U13G A HOLLY TAYLOR 4th (6.284m), B EVELYN BARTER 2nd (6.24m)
Shot 3kg – U15G B EMMA TAYLOR 4th (7.68m), U17W A KLAUDIA DEBRECZENI 2nd (8.62m), B LOUISE PITSIALIS 1st (8.55m)
Shot 4kg – U15B A AYO-OLUWA OLUKOTUN 2nd (10.91m)
Hammer 3kg – U15G A EMMA TAYLOR 3rd (17.78m), U17W A LOUISE PITSIALIS 1st (26.72m)
Hammer 4kg – U15B A AYO-OLUWA OLUKOTUN 4th (21.79m)
Javelin 400g – U13G A SAMRA RICHARDSON 3rd (17.52m), B EVELYN BARTER 2nd (8.49m)
Javelin 500g – U15G A EMMA TAYLOR 2nd (25.81m), U17W A KLAUDIA DEBRECZENI 1st (32.61m)
Javelin 600g – U15B A LOUIS DAVIS 1st (34.28m),
Javelin 700g – U17M A OLIVER GREENSTEIN 5th (16.77m), B JUSTIN LEE 4th (11.15m)
100m – U13G AMBER DUVERNEY (14.9), NATANYA POPOOLA (15.7), U13B SAMUEL GREENSTEIN (14.4), U15G – SHAKIRA RILEY (13.90), DARA APOOLA (14.0), SOPHIA OBI (14.1), MANUELLA ALVAREZ (14.4)
200m – U13B SAMUEL GREENSTEIN U11 (34.0), U13G DARA APOOLA (29.7), MANUELLA ALVAREZ (30.4), SYDNEY ALLEN (30.9)
800m – U13G HELENA AGHOLOR (2:53.14), U15G ERIN VISAYA-NEVILLE (3:01.25)
1500m – U13G ELINA BULMAN (6:01.74), U15B DANIEL GREENSTEIN (5:10.2)
80m Hurdles – U15B BEN BELLISARIO (15.54)
High Jump – U13G HOLLY TAYLOR (1.20m)
Long Jump – U13G ESTHER FATUADE (PB 4.25m), U17W ALESSA LEWIS (4.86m)
Discus – U13B SAM BAXTER (11.62m)
Shot – U13G NATANYA POPOOLA (5.95m)
WINTER 2015-2016 FIXTURES – The fixture card will be issued in early September, these are the key dates/venues.
CROSS COUNTRY FIXTUREs – Metropolitan League 10 October (Claybury), 7 November (Stevenage), 5 December (TBC), 16 January (TBC), 13 February (TBC) – North West London League 26 September (Perivale), 24 October (Harrow), 28 November (Trent Park), 6 February (TBC), 19 March (TBC) – Southern Relays 17 October (Wormwood Scrubs) – National Relays 31 October (Mansfield) – Southern Championships 30 January (Parliament Hill) – National Championships 27 February (Donnington Park) – Middlesex Championships 9 January (Parliament Hill) – Hertfordshire Championships 10 January (Stevenage) – Liddiard Trophy/North of the Thames 24 October (Kingsbury) – London Championships/Youth Games14 November (Parliament Hill) – North London Championships 21 November (Eton Manor) – Fraternity/Sorority Cup 28 November (Trent Park) – SEAA Masters & Inter County Championships 12 December (Horspath, Oxford) – English Schools Championships 5 March (Nottigham) – CAU Inter-Counties Championships 12 March (TBC).
ROAD RELAY FIXTURES – Hertfordshire and Middlesex YAs Relays 13 September (Hayes) – Southern YAs Men and Women, U20, Senior and Vets Women Relays 19 September (Aldershot) – Southern U20, Senior and Vets Men Relays 20 September (Aldershot) – National 6 Stage Men and 4 Stage Women Relays 3 October (Sutton Park) – National YAs Men and Women Relays 4 October (Sutton Park) – Southern 12 Stage Men and 6 Stage Women Relays 2 April (Milton Keynes) – National 12 Stage Men and 6 Stage Women Relays 16 April (Sutton Park) – National Masters Relays May date to be confirmed (Sutton Park).
Virgin Londom Marathon and Mini Marathon 24 April
HERTFORDSHIRE AND MIDDLESEX YOUNG ATHLETES ROAD RELAYS – Takes place on Sunday 13 September in Hayes, Middlesex. There is a road race for Under 11 Boys/Girls (1500m approx.) and road relays for Under 13, 15 & 17 Boys/Girls (each leg 3000m approx.). As Entries close on 2 September can you advise TONY SMITH (Boys) – e-mail email@example.com or JO KENT (Girls) – e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org whether you wish to compete.
SOUTHERN YOUNG ATHLETES PLUS UNDER 20, SENIOR AND VETS WOMEN ROAD RELAYS – Takes place on Saturday 19 September in Rushmoor Arena, Aldershot. Young Athletes road relays are for Under 13, 15 & 17 Boys/Girls (each leg 2997m except Under 17 Men which is 3851m). Under 20, Senior and Veteran (40+) Women (each leg 3851m). As Entries close on 4September can you advise TONY SMITH (Boys) – e-mail email@example.com , JO KENT (Girls) – e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, SIMON KEENE (Under 20 and Senior Women) – e-mail email@example.com or MAGGIE COOPER (Masters Women) – e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org whether you wish to compete.
SOUTHERN UNDER 20, SENIOR AND VETS MEN ROAD RELAYS – Takes place on Sunday 20 September in Rushmoor Arena, Aldershot. Young Athletes road relays are for Under 20, Senior and Veteran (40+) Men (each leg 6000m). As Entries close on 4September can you advise TONY JACKSON (Senior Men) – e-mail email@example.com or SIMON KEENE (Under 20 Men) – e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org whether you wish to compete.
WORLD MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS – LISA WEBB has entered the W45 1500m, and recently ran a seasons best outdoors (5:03.88)
TRACK SUIT JACKET FOUND– A black Adidas track suit jacket was found at the YDL at Bromley in the area in which we were based. Please contact CLYDE GORDON on 07753 985525 if it is yours.
HIGHGATE HARRIERS OPEN MEETING – Takes place on Wednesday 9 September at Parliament Hill Fields. Events are open to all-age groups with certain events for Under 11s. Flyer attached, entries are on-line only. You are strongly advised to enter as soon as possible as entries will close when event is full.
MARATHON WORKSHOP – MARA YAMAUCHI who is a two-time Olympian and GBs second 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
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
WATFORD OPEN MEETING – Takes place on Wednesday 12 August at Woodside Stadium, Horseshoe Lane, Garston,Watford (Satnav WD25 7HH). Entry costs at Wednesday Meetings £4 for one event, £6 for two or more events, entries from 5.30pm, there may be separate desks for different events. Please use this link to the Watford Harriers website http://www.watfordharriers.org.uk/indexnc.htm then select Watford Open Graded Meetings at the top of the page. Once you are in the open meeting section, you can see the full information including any late changes. Also you can print off the ‘On The Day Entry Form’
Timetable – 7.00pm 100m, 7.15pm Shot, 7.30pm 400m, 8.05pm 800m no times over 2m 45s please
SOUTHERN U15 AND U17 CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place on Saturday 15 August and Sunday 16 August at Julie Rose Stadium, Ashford (Satnav TN24 9QX).
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place from Saturday 22 August until Sunday 30 August at Beijing, China.
SOUTHERN U15 AND U17 INTER-COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place on Sunday 23 August at Allianz Park, Greenlands Lane, Hendon (Satnav NW4 1RL).
WATFORD OPEN MEETING – Takes place on Wednesday 26 August at Woodside Stadium, Horseshoe Lane, Garston,Watford (Satnav WD25 7HH). Entry costs at Wednesday Meetings £4 for one event, £6 for two or more events, entries from 5.30pm, there may be separate desks for different events. Please use this link to the Watford Harriers website http://www.watfordharriers.org.uk/indexnc.htm then select Watford Open Graded Meetings at the top of the page. Once you are in the open meeting section, you can see the full information including any late changes. Also you can print off the ‘On The Day Entry Form’
Timetable – 7.00pm 200m, 7.15pm Long Jump, 7.30pm BMC, 8.00pm 1500m no times over 5m 30s please, 9.15pm 3000m no times over 11m 0s please
LONDON INTER CLUB CHALLENGE (ALL AGE-GROUPS INCLUDING U13s) – The final fixture takes place on Saturday 29 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 29 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.
ENGLAND U15 AND U17 CHAMPIONSHIPS – Takes place on Saturday 29 August and Sunday 30 August at the Bedford International Athletics Stadium, Barkers Lane, Bedford (Satnav MK41 9SB)
RESULTS – TRACK AND FIELD OUTDOORS UNLESS STATED
The Mile End Open Meeting took place on 3 August
400m – SX1 RICHARD MORRISSEY 1st (47.65)
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon (Road) took place on 2 August
PAUL SIMONS V50 218th (89.34)
The Regents Park 10k Series (Road) took place on 2 August
ANDREW MILLETT V50 54th (41.06)
The All Nigeria Athletics Championships took place in Warri, Nigeria on 30-31 July
Triple Jump – NONSO OKOLO 5th (15.53m w1.5)
The Watford Open Meeting took place on 29 July
200m – SX5 MATTHEW HALL U20 1st (PB 23.77 w1.6) taking .26 of a second off his 2013 time, SX7 RENARD FREDERICK 2nd (22.61 w-0.5), SAM HAZELL U20 3rd (PB 22.85 w-0.5) taking .33 of a second off his 26 July time, SX8 OMAR PARSONS U20 2nd (PB 22.95 w1.0) taking .11 of a second off his June time, DEREECE O’CALLAGHAN U20 6th (23.24 w1.0)
1500m – SX1 KAYLA MICHEL U15 1st (5:24.45), SX4 DYLAN MICHEL U13 5th (5:09.83), SAMUEL GREENSTEIN U11 8th (5:16.78), SX6 SCARLETT KENT U15 9th (PB 5:04.93) taking 3.49 seconds off her June time, MIA GROOM U15 13th (PB 5:08.55) taking 3.76 seconds off her 2014 time, SX7 DANIEL GREENSTEIN U15 9th (PB 5:05.06) taking 3.74 seconds off his May time, ARIANA GOMES U20 15th (PB 5:36.56), SX8 JESSICA HURLEY U17 14th (PB 5:05.40) taking 1.60 seconds off her 2013 time, SX9 JUDAH YAWITCH U13 3rd (PB 4:51.04) taking 4.21 seconds off his May time, SX16 HENRY ROCHA U15 14th (4:34.12), SX17 KIERAN MORELAND 17th (SB 4:32.98), SX19 JEREMY DEMPSEY U17 2nd (PB 4:09.74) taking 5.65 seconds off his 2014 time, JAMIE HARPER U15 13th (4:17.97), SX20 ELLIOT DEE U17 7th (4:11.76), GEORGE GROOM U17 10th (4:14.73), SX22 JAMIE DEE U20 1st (SB 3:58.16) taking 3.26 seconds off his June time, BILLY KELSEY U20 2nd (PB 4:01.08) taking 2.53 seconds off his May time, OMAR PARSONS U20 19th (SB 4:15.89), SX24 WILLIAM RYLE-HODGES U23 8th (PB 3:56.85) taking 1.36 seconds off his July time
3000m – SX1 NAOMI TASCHIMOWITZ (2nd Claim) 3rd (9:48.85), SX3 MICHAEL CALLEGARI U23 3rd (PB 8:06.23) taking 2.02 seconds off his 2014 time, and is ranked UK No.5 U23 in 2015, SAM GRIFFITHS U20 3rd (SB 9:07.45) taking 7.43 seconds off his April time
Discus 1kg – SW FIONA MCQUIRE U20 1st (29.84m)
The Kastkvall Meeting took place in Vaxjo, Sweden on 29 July
Discus 2kg – NICK PERCY U23 1st (SB 58.54m) adding 1.14m to his June throw, and is ranked UK No.1 U23 in 2015
The Welsh Athletics International took place in Cardiff on 29 July
Discus 2kg – SM ZANE DUQUEMIN 2nd (57.95m)
Discus 1kg – SW JADE LALLY 1st (59.49m)
Hammer 4kg – SW REBECCA KEATING 5th (48.81m)
1 August – ABERYSTWYTH – HUGH RICHARDS V65 31st (First Time 25.56) – ALDENHAM – SAAM KYU SMART U15 8th (New PB 23.30) – ASHFORD – RICHARD SAMUELS V60 27th (First Time 22.53) – BURY ST EDMUNDS – RICHARD WILLIAMS 5th (First Time 18.21) – COTTESLOE, PERTH, AUSTRALIA – STUART MOORE V56 6th (New PB 24.16) – HAMPSTEAD HEATH – OLIVER GREENSTEIN U17 11th (New PB 19.51), DAVID GREENSTEIN V50 29th (New PB 21.14) – HIGHBURY FIELDS – BARRY CHISHOLM V55 69th (First Time 23.50) – LYME PARK – CLAIRE HOBSON 42nd (First Time 26.51) – MAIDENHEAD – ZAC RANDALL U23 1st (First Time 16.31) – OAK HILL – ROBERT PICK V60 19th (21.53) – SHREWSBURY – DAVID LAMY V45 79th (First Time 23.21), ISABELLE LAMY V45 169th (First Time 26.58)
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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.
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