Results Round Up

Even more results to round up for you from Tavistock, the Manchester Athletics International, Cardiff Sunset 10km and the West Wales U11 Championships at Carmarthen.

Sunday 15th August U17M Joseph Beresford runs 55.60 for 400m at Tavistock, well done Joseph!

Wednesday 18th August saw the Manchester International match where Wales fielded both U20 & Senior teams V England V Scotland V GB Juniors V National Athletics League Team, with Swansea harriers athletes making up eight of the squad places, congratulations to all our members on their very much deserved Welsh vests and for achieving the following performances:

SW Hannah Brier 23.90 200m; SW Caryl Granville 58.56 400m Hurdles and 3rd leg in the 4 x 400m for 3rd place too; U20M (17) William Trott 4.41m Pole Vault; SW Carys Jones 3.72m Pole Vault; U20M Oscar Dun 13.52m Shot; U20W Jamie Holland 10.93m Shot. Thomas Payne was the lead off leg for the 4 x 100m U20 team, as was U20M Charlie Holland for the 4 x 400m who placed 3rd in 3:24.13

Wednesday 18th August was the Cardiff sunset 10km road race where we had six members out for the club , recording the following times; 12th Craig Jones 33:53 and a PB!; 14th Geraint Williams 34:11 and a PB!; 30th Daniel Newton 35:21 and a PB!; 49th Patrick Tudor 37:12; 52nd Steve Smith 38:54 and 56th Benjamin Curtin 38:40 and yet another PB! Well done all on such a great set of results.

Wednesday 18th August was the West Wales U11 Championships at Carmarthen in what was for many of our U11 their first ever competition experience, as an added bonus they came home with a haul of  4 GOLD, 5 SILVER & 5 BRONZE medals, here’s how they all got on:

U11B:  Thomas Davies 11.8 75m & BRONZE & 3.36m Long Jump SILVER! Ellis Bennett 12.4 75m & 24.6 150m & 3.73m Shot; Jack Martin 12.3 75m & 2.83m Long Jump; Michael Powell 3.25.2 800m & 1.03m High Jump GOLD! & 2.83m Long Jump and Ben Martin 1.00m High Jump SILVER!.

U11G: Alice Caldwell 12.3 75m & 26.7 150m & 2.91m Long Jump BRONZE!; Aimee Besley 13.1 75m & 2.22m Long Jump; Taylor Shelmerdine 11.9 75m & 22.0 150m GOLD! & 2.40.1 800m & GOLD!; Rutendo Chasweka 11.8 75m & BRONZE 23.9 150m SILVER! & 3:26.6 800m; Mia Rabaiotti 12.8 75m & 3:19.8 800m; Ella Drew 24.0 150m & BRONZE! & 2:58.8 800m & BRONZE! & 2.79m Long Jump; Luisa Rabaiotti 26.8 150m & 1.03m High Jump GOLD! & 7.11m Javelin SILVER!; Georgie-Bo Davies 2.40.2 800m & SILVER! and Seren Jones 3:45.5 800m.