The following seven athletes have been
selected to represent their counties in the ESAA Championships at
Alexander Stadium, Birmingham, next month:
Greater Manchester - :
Matthew Crehan. Heather Drillingcourt.
John Ashcroft, Michael Causer, Matthew Stirling, Kathryn Sumner and Patricia
The schedule of events will be published in
two weeks on the ESAA website at
NYAL SportCity 20 June
23 young athletes turned up at the fantastic venue of Sportcity for the
3rd young athletes league.
Due to the lack of athletes we were not able to fill all events but those
who did turn up achieve between them 15 new pbs and finished 3rd team
Thanks to all athletes and officials who spent the day in the sun and lets
try for a better turn out on the 18th July at Wavertree.
Results Team Result: Bolton 478; SouthportWaterloo
459; St Helens-Sutton 344.
Trafford Grand Prix
Meeting 15 June 2010.
Another successful evening at Trafford saw nine athletes attending, with 8 pbs, John Ashcroft (returning from elbow injury!!) 800m in 2.01.31, Mathew Crehan 1500m in 3.56.96 PB, Thaddeus Anim Somuah, Steve Clague 800m in 2.07.49 PB, Dave Griffiths 800m in
2.11.50 pb and Javelin in 39.47 pb, Matty Shirling 1500m in 4.14.0 pb and now fourth on the UK rankings, Jamie Webb 1500m in 4.32.67 pb and Jamie White 300m in 9.44.13 PB and Nathan Brown 800m in 2.09.96 pb. Well done to all and full results can be found at: Results
Record Breaking Weekend:
Taylor Caton-Hand broke the club's U15
discus record with 27.55 at Bebington. Matthew Crehan
finished third in the Northern U20 Championship at SportCity.
Thaddeus Anim-Somuah reached the final of the senior 100m (11.19)
and 200m (22.72) with a 22.3 in his heat. Heather Drillingcourt won
the Greater Manchester Schools 100m title and Bethany Baxter
reached the 200 final, finishing fifth in 28.2 having recorded
28.0 in her heat. On Thursday Dave Forrester finished two
places shy of a place in the NCAA Championship 1500m final at
Eugene, Oregon in a time of 3.47.3. The previous night Celia
Schroeder was third over 60 female at the Birkenhead Park 5
miles race. Dorothy Fairhurst also ran finishing in 48.47.
In the Cheshire Schools' event Shelby Jack finished fourth
in her heat in 13.9.
Schools Championships at Bebington 12 June:
The Merseyside Schools competition was held at Bebington and there were some excellent performances, 22 athletes attended from the Club with 6 first places, 9 second places and 4 3rd places.
Selection for the Merseyside team to attend the English Schools on July 9th was made on the 13th and several athletes have been selected,
they will be notified through their Schools. Thanks to everybody who turned up on the day and took part Full results at: Results
Training Weekend : 24 to 26 September
St Helens Sutton AC Inaugural Training Weekend for U17s and above.
A chance to get some great early winter training done, in some fantastic
Borrowdale YHA Full Board (Packed lunch) Licensed restaurant
Organised training sessions. Total cost for full board approx £65 (£10
deposit payable), other options available. Places are limited so book
early!! See Adrian for further details
Result: Wavertree 5 June
West Cheshire 391; St
Helens-Sutton 260; LPS 338; Leigh Harriers 311; Trafford 311; Liverpool 281.
West Cheshire 12; St Helens-Sutton 10; LPS 6.5; Leigh Harriers
6; Trafford 4.5; Liverpool