The following nine club athletes have been selected to represent Merseyside in the Northern Inter-Counties at Blackburn on 22 August.
Jacob Beesley DT
Peter Davies DT
Laura Fairclough SP
Taya Farrag-Jones SP
Chris Lamb PV & LJ
Matthew Lamb 100
Jessica Leonard 300
Erin Makin LJ
Adam Woosey 800
Congratulations from all at the club.
British Masters Championships
Darren Scott finished second in the M45 100m iin 11.30 secs and won the 200m in 22.81secs. Darren is looking forward tocompeting at Lyon next week and we wish him every success.
Sunday 26th July saw the final youth development league held at Oldham. There were 15 athletes competing for the club under rainy conditions, however 6 personal bests were achieved. The club gained promotion after winning each of the 4 competitions!
Under 17 boy, George Asson ran 11.4 in the 100m and went on to run 22.7 for the 200m. Also representing the under 17 men, Daniel Lamb finished the 100m in 11.7 and achieved a pb in his long jump with 5m78. Erin Makin also ran in the 100m to finish in 13.6, 28.1 for the 200m which was a pb and 4m58 in the long jump (pb). Megan Lang ran 14.8 in the 100m and went on to jump 4m27 in the long jump. She also competed in the triple jump. Jessica Leonard ran in the 300m to finish in 42.8 and 24.0 in the 200m which was a pb. Sam Thomson ran 55.6 in the 400m whilst Jonathan Causer ran 56.8. Jonathan also threw the shot and discus. Adam Woosey competed in the 400m too- he finished in 54.7, and ran in the 800m to finish in 2.10. Maria McGoldrick competed in the 400m achieving a time of 66.1 and 2.34 for the 800m. Denni Rigby ran in the 1500m to finish in 7.17 and got a pb in the 800m with a time of 3.24. Denni threw the shot for the first time achieving a pb of 3m28. Laura Fairclough threw the hammer 21m99 and the shot 7m15. Louise also threw the shot achieving 7m39 and threw the discus. Jacob Beesley jumped in the long jump; 4m78 and he also threw the shot and discus. Emily Smith jumped 1m40 in the high jump. Hannah Seabrook jumped 1m35 in the high jump and also competed in the triple jump.
The under 17 men's 4 x 100m relay consisted of Sam, Daniel, Jacob and George. They finished 2nd.
YDL Lower Match 4, SportCity : Saturday 18th July
1 club record, 1 seasons best, 27 pb's
Northern League Div2 Match 3, Sunday 13th July
St Helens Sutton Athletes had a good day at the third match of the Northern Senior League at Ellesmere Port on Sunday 12th July. Although they finished 5th overall, they achieved 19 personal bests and 4 club records.
The 4 x 100 menís relay team Chris Lamb, George Asson, Matthew Lamb and Darren Scott ran a time of 44.5 which was a new club record. The ladies 4 x 400 relay team Maddie Williams, Maria McGoldrick, Rachel McGoldrick and Jess Leonard also got a club record with a time of 4.19.3. Trish Spark was back to form in the hammer throwing a PB of 40.58m for the third club record. George Asson achieved his PB in the 200m running 22.8 which was a new U17 menís club record.
Other notable performances were from Matthew Lamb with 3 pbís in Pole Vault 2.30m, long jump 5.21m, triple jump 10.67, brother Chris got 2 pbís in high jump 1.70m and triple jump 11.43 he also cleared 3.40 in the pole vault. Rachel Woosey 2 PBís in 100m and 200m with 13.00secs and 26.6secs, Maria McGoldrick 2 PBís in 400m 65.0 and 800m 2.26.4, Laura Fairclough 2 PBís in hammer 19.98m and shot 7.89m, Rachael Fairclough PB in 3000m in 10.55.1, Emily Smith PB in Javelin with 23.86m and cleared 1.45 in the high jump, Hannah Seabrook PB in triple jump 8.78 and cleared 1.40 in the high jump, Tom McKeever PB in javelin throwing 49.99m, Jamie White PB in 400m hurdles in 69.9 and ran the 3000m steeple chase in 11.02.8, Erin Makin equalled her PB in the 200m running 28.5 and jumped 4.39 in the long jump.
Darren Scott ran the 100m in 11.5, 200m in 22.9 and the 400M hurdles in 61.7, Sam Thomson ran the 400m in 54.8, Jonathan Causer ran the 400m in 57.0 and the 800m in 2.17.0, Adam Woosey 800m in 2.04.3 and 1500m in 4.36.5, Ben Oldham 1500m in 4.49.9, Barry Graney 5000m in 18.56.4, Mike Hughes threw the hammer 30.10m the shot 8.09m and the discus 25.73m, Ste Winn threw the hammer 20.80m and the shot 8.42m, Nathan Orr threw the discus 25.03m and the Javelin 17.78m.
For the ladies Zoe Pye ran the 100m in 14.0 and jumped 4.16m in the long jump, Jess Leonard ran the 400m in 59.8, Rachel McGoldrick 800m in 2.27.4 and the 1500m in 5.05.5, Maddie Williams ran the 1500m in 5.24.6, Gemma Connolly ran the 3000m in 11.20.1, Natalie Bannister 100m Hurdles in 18.8 and the 400M hurdles in 83.9, Amy Hughes triple jumped 9.01m and ran the 100m hurdles in 19.9 ,Alex Bottomley threw the javelin 22.82m and Louise Fairclough threw the discus 15.62m.
Cheshire League, Crewe, Sunday 5th July
Sunday 5th July saw the second Cheshire League meeting held at Crewe. The thunder caused the meeting to be abandoned. However, there were 5 athletes competing for the club, including Peter Davies. Peter competed in the 100m to achieve a pb of 13.0. He also threw the shot 7.75m. Aaron Leach got 2 pb's in his events; one in the 75m with 12.2 and another in the 600m with a time of 1.59.9. Jacob Roberts jumped 3.45m in the long jump which was a pb, he ran 12.0 for the 75m. Michael Brussels represented the club in the 100m and discus whilst his sister Hollie ran in the 75m.
Well done and thank you for representing the club!
2015 Road Race Series - Forest Park Ladies 5km
The seventh of this year's road race series saw a bakers dozen competing in the Forest Park Ladies Run. Updated tables below thanks to Karen Harrison.
There is still time to get involved as there are plenty of races to go at, best 5 to count see link below for details.