On a lovely sunny day, 19 of our athletes competed at Litherland for the second match of the Northern Senior League and finished in third place. For the ladies, Erin Makin ran the 100m in 14.00 and the 200m in 28.90 and jumped 4.46m in the long jump, Codi Wills also ran the 100m and 200m in 14.60 and 29.70. Olivia Harwood Moss ran the 400m in 61.50 and cleared 1.35m in the high jump. Kelly Hamilton ran the 400m in 66.3 and the 800m in 2.25.3 PB, Harriet Glover ran the 800m in 2.38.2 PB, Maddie Williams ran the 1500m in 5.31.6, threw the discus 14.87m and the javelin 13.88m PB. Trish Spark threw the hammer 38.09m, putt the shot 8.69m, threw the discus 21.35m and the javelin 14.46m, Julia Hayes threw the hammer 19.07m and the putt the shot 4.91m.For the men, Michael Causer ran the 100m in 10.90 equal PB and long jumped 7.43m, Daniel Lamb ran the 100m in 11.30, the 200m in 22.80 PB and jumped 6.50m PB in the long jump. Jonathan Causer ran the 400m in 54.50, the 200m in 23.90 equal PB and threw the discus 21.32m, Lochlainn Fisher also ran the 400m in 53.50. Peter Davies and Joe Walker both comped as seniors for the first time, Peter ran the 800m in 2.33.2 and threw the javelin 10.72m, and Joe ran the 1500m in 5.00.4 PB. Greg Williams ran the 5000m in 17.56.1. Darren Scott had a busy day covering the pole vault 2.40m PB, the 400m hurdles 61.5, the 110m hurdles 18.80 PB, triple jumped 11.23m PB, cleared 1.55m in the high jump and threw 32.87m PB in the javelin. Ian Conway threw the hammer 19.00m and putt the shot 8.37m and Mike Hughes threw 38.09m in the hammer and putt the shot 6.68m.
In a thrilling mens 4 x 100m relay Daniel Lamb, Jonathan Causer, Darren Scott and Michael Causer finished first in 45.00 and then Jonathan and Daniel ran the 4 x 400 relay along with Lochlainn Fisher and Peter Davies to finish in fourth place in 3.52.2. Thank you to Helena McGoldrick, Dave Morely, Pam Appleton, Diane Davies, Jane Makin, Phil Robinson, Peter Davies, Michael Causer, Lochlainn Fisher and Phil Thomas who all helped out with the events we had to official.