Results Round Up
This week we have results to round up for you from London x2, Loughborough & Swansea
Saturday 22nd April saw U15G Holly Humphreys selected for Wales in the London Mini Marathon where she had a great run to finish 57th in 9.37 against the very best runners in the UK from Scotland, Northern Ireland and England, well done Holly and very many congratulations on your Welsh Vest!
Saturday 22nd April SM Ben Paris runs 11.33 for 100m in Loughborough, well done Ben!
Sunday 23rd April saw us host the annual Swansea Harriers open meeting. First and foremost our thanks and gratitude to the vast team of volunteers who made themselves available to organise this big event, before, during and after the day, your assistance was much appreciated. There were far too many great results to list them all, very well done to all those who took part getting their seasons off to a great start with plenty of personal bests recorded too, regardless of where they placed, instead in summary our top performers in each age group and event were:
U13B: Jack Jones (1.55m) Pole Vault & (16.16) 75m Hurdles; Jacob Davies (6.52m) Shot; Jakub Hacche (1.05m) High Jump; Nico Ciaburri (16.01) 100m; Roman Jackson (15.66m) Discus and Isaac Mcadie (3.18m) Long Jump & (15.31m) Javelin.
U15G: Alice Prosser (2.15m) Pole Vault; Violet Snelgrove (25.20m); Mandida Rushesha (14.42) 75m Hurdles & (1.40m) High Jump; Lauren Oshisanya (7.57m) Shot; Gwenllian Jones (14.57) 100m; Rosa Janetta (19.17m) Discus; Trinease Braithwaite (4.08m) Long Jump & (31.53) 200m; Tabitha Ventress-Brett (8.81m) Triple Jump and Libby Hale (44.27) 300m.
U17W: Nele Owen (19.98m) Hammer & (15.68m) Discus; Efa Williams (9.23m) Triple Jump & (20.24m) Javelin (19.89m); Matilda Quick (12.29) 80m Hurdles & (5.10m) Long Jump & (1.60m) High Jump; Rebekah Saunders (7.72m) Shot; Miriam Brown (13.81) 100m; Amy Beynon (2.80m) Pole Vault and Lili Wade (52.88) 300m.
U17M: Evan Lewis (9.58m) Triple Jump; Reuben De Vall (15.41) 100m Hurdles; Lewie Jones (13.78m) Shot & (37.78m) Discus & (49.81m) Javelin; Jenson Morris (12.10) 100m & (24.58) 200m; Charlie Shuall (3.60m) Pole Vault and Steffan Higgins (55.34) 400m.
SW: Zoe Dakin (42.52m) Hammer; Luiza Von Schnitzler (9.42m) Triple Jump; Stefani Karleka (17.68) 100m Hurdles; Charlotte Campion (5.18m) Long Jump; Sian Vico (12.90) 100m and Megan Morris (2.80m) Pole Vault.
Very well done to all those who took part, click here for the full results.
Sunday 23rd April was the London Marathon where we think we had about 17 finishers where highlights included both Dewi & Emily winning the Welsh Marathon Championships which were incorporated into the race!
Women: where we had three finishers, having a superb run for 32nd was Emily Marchant 2.47.09 & 1st Welshwoman! Emily was followed home by 847th Sharon Leech 3.19.03 and 5887th Julie Hartley-Green 4.08.55. Men: our top five home were 19th Dewi Griffiths & 1st Welshman! having another one of his brilliant runs in 2.16.51 followed home by; 113th Matthew Rees 2.29.11; 210th Geraint Williams 2.32.53; 825th Simon Lewis 2.43.14 and Simon Brewer 2.52.33. Very well done to all our runners who took part in this iconic race, a magnificent achievement! Click here for the full results and try and find how all our runners got on.