Results Round Up
Plenty of results to round up this week for you from Glasgow, Cardiff, Uppsala Sweden, Newport & Margam Park.
Saturday 5th February saw a Wales team entered in the new Dynamic International in Glasgow, Scotland V England V Ireland, Scotland V Spain V Portugal. SW Caryl Granville was our sole competitor placing 5th in the 60m Hurdles with a time of 8.46, well done Caryl on another international vest!
The weekend of Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th February saw the Welsh Indoor Athletics Championships for the U13, U17 & U20 age categories at Cardiff. It was great to see our juniors gaining invaluable competition experience, many of whom came away with medals as well as personal bests, congratulations to them all!
9 SILVER U17W Megan Gwyther 9.01 60m Hurdles; U20M Samuel Davies 1.80m High Jump; U17M Evan Cole 1.70m High Jump; U17M Dafydd King 3.52m Pole Vault; U17W Amy Beynon 2.85m Pole Vault; U13B Jack Jones 3.11m Long Jump; U20M Ryan Price 12.19m Triple Jump; U20M Oscar Dun 12.65m Shot and U17M Macsen Holland 12.42m Shot.
6 BRONZE U17M Evan Cole 8.73 60m Hurdles; U17W Matilda Quick 1.58m High Jump; U13G Luisa Rabaiotti 1.10m High Jump; U17M Harry Newton 3.32m Pole Vault; U17W Rebekah Pratt 2.45m Pole Vault and U13G Lauren Oshisanya 6.06m Shot.
The rest of the team did really well too with the following performances;
U20W No competitors.
U17M Drew Dodd 8.12 60m & 4.91m Long Jump; Evan Cole 25.43 200m; Dafydd King 25.05 200m; Matthew Lewis 2.15.58 800m; Joshua Pritchard 2.17.34 800m; Steffan Higgins 2.18.27 800m and Morgan Willis 4.29.92 1500m; Charlie Shuall 2.92m Pole Vault & Louis Shuall 2.42m Pole Vault.
U13G Rutendo Chasweka 9.16 60m & 33.48 200m & 2.91m Long Jump; Lauren Oshisanya 9.21 60m; Levinia Sexton 10.19 60m & 4.81m Shot; Mandida Rushesha 9.67 60m & 5.97m Shot and Mia Rabaiotti 35.37 200m & 3.11m Long Jump.
Sunday 6th February was the Lliswery 8 Mile road race at Newport where the club had two finishers, having a superb run for 2nd was SM Jonathan Butler finishing in a time of 40.50 followed home by 16th SM Jack Turner in a time of 44.59, well done both!
Sunday 6th February U17W Hannah Kinane runs 4.43.11 over 1500m in Uppsala Sweden, well done Hannah!
Sunday 6th February was round 3 of 5 in the Seniors West Glamorgan Cross Country League held at Margam Park over a significantly longer more challenging multi terrain route than the schools event the previous week, the club was well represented once again with 24 of our seniors in action.
In the mens race we took the first two places with a superb win for Guy Smith followed by Marc Hobbs in 2nd just 5 seconds behind, completing the line up were 4th Finley Hines; 18th John Moran; 21st Andrew Cleverley; 25th Patrick Tudor; 50th Owen Davies; 53rd Tom Bacon; 61st Mike Gleeson; 68th Paul Llewellyn; 69th Gabrielius Stuokus; 71st Simon Coombes; 87th Rabab Rabab; 106th Rob Falconer; 126th Mark Davies; 142nd Christopher Jones; 149th Luke Davies and 193rd Uku Kumari. TBC Dusty Kennedy.
In the womens race first home having a strong run for 4th was Helen-Marie Davies followed by 10th Lois Woodward; 22nd Sasha Petrie; 45th Penny Kennedy and 53rd Nina Brocklebank. Well done to them all, league tables for team and individuals will be updated in due course here.