Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 14 April, 2014 - 10:36
Sunday 13th April was the Virgin London Marathon and London Mini Marathon. As the elite and main races got underway there was a series of junior races that set off along the final 3 miles of the route.
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 11 April, 2014 - 10:42
The track and field league fixtures get underway on the weekend of 26th & 27th April for all junior age groups. IF selected you will be contacted by your team manager.
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 9 April, 2014 - 10:45
Tuesday 8th April was the first outdoor track & field match of 2014 at home for the Swansea Harriers open meeting. A closing date was introduced this year and we still had a record 330 entries! Very well done to all the athletes from all the clubs who participated, we hope you enjoyed, even though it was well past the usual bedtime of some of the younger U11 & U13 athletes!
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 7 April, 2014 - 11:48
On Friday 4th April Elinor Kirk set another A standard for the Commonwealth Games, this time in the 10,000m at Stanford USA, this time was a personal best, new club record, takes her to 2nd on the Welsh all time ranking list and 17th on the UK all time list, with two A standards now set for Glasgow Elinor has given her self an extremely strong case for selection.
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 5 April, 2014 - 11:44
The final cross county fixture of 2014 is at 5pm on Wednesday 9th April, where after the qualifying league and championship matches, Dyfed Primary Schools meet West Glamorgan Primary schools in the inter county match at Swansea University playing fields, SA2 8QB. The very best of luck to all those who have made their county teams.
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 1 April, 2014 - 11:14
Highlight of the weekend was no doubt Dewi Griffiths Commonwealth Games A standard for the 10,000m set in Lisbon Portugal in a huge personal best of (28.48.59), this was set after a long journey starting on the train at 5am in Carmarthen, he made it Lisbon the following day where he was up against Spain and Portugals top endurance athletes.
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 24 March, 2014 - 11:28
The weekend of the 22nd and 23rd March saw some key international fixtures with the British Schools U15 & U17 cross-country international in Bolton and the Home Countries U20 & Seniors International in Nottingham.
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 22 March, 2014 - 10:22
Saturday 15th March at the SA1 Village Hotel Swansea, was the annual club awards for 2013, in a very exciting evening with well over 100 guests it was great to see so many award winners present. Over the course of the evening awards were made to:
Outstanding Senior Male Athlete: Dewi Griffiths
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 20 March, 2014 - 09:11
Saturday 15th March was the Swansea Trotters 5K at the 360 Beach Club Swansea Bay, Eamonn Kirk was the first Swansea Harrier home in 7th (17.17.0), followed by Stephen Richards in 18th (19.09.0) and Michael Roderick in 21st (19.17.0).
Submitted by Swansea Harriers on 14 March, 2014 - 09:16
Held at Swansea University Indoor Athletics Track open to athletes from any club commencing Wednesday 2 April is the next 12 week term of the Welsh Athletics Run Jump Throw coaching sessions 6pm to 8pm, for the U13 & U15 age groups, school years 6 to 9.
Term dates and events are: