Garnish 10k, Newfoundland, Canada
One of the remoter events entered by a club member, Matthew Shaw joined a competitive field of 115 runners on a coastal run in the sun on Saturday 3rd June. A time of 50:51 gave him 41st place and 5th in the MV50 category. The MV50 winner also won the race overall in a remarkable 34:26.
Girls Alder Valley Meeting 2 – Guildford
Big congratulations to all the girls competing on Sunday 4th June at our second Alder Valley competition. We got to try out our new gazebo in “Maidenhead red” (thank you Karen). The weather held out thankfully and we needed it for shade rather than rain.
For the U13s, the following were stand out performances:
Isla Page – 4th overall in 75m with a time of 10.7 (PB); PB in 200m of 21.7; PB in shot of 7.62m and 2nd overall
Phoebe Johnson – impressive first run for MAC of 11.4 in 75m and 1.20m in High Jump
Sienna Heape – new PB in 600m of 2.03; PB in 150m of 24.3s
Katie Losel – new PB in High Jump of 1.20m
Chloe Siddons – new PB in shot of 5.95m
Amelie Helm – PB in 150m of 23.8s; and 12.1s in 75m
Katherine Crawcour – PB - 12.3s in 75m (previous best 13.5!); PB in 150m – 24.9
For the U15s:
Olivia Phelps – 4th overall with a time of 13.3
Maisy Thorn – PB in 800m of 2.43.6s
Olivia D’Aversa – PB in 800m of 2.45.1s; PB in Long Jump of 3.94m
Freya Wilcock – PB in Long Jump of 3.69m
For the U17s:
Big well done to the 4x100m relay team who beat the club record with a time of 56.5s (Alicia Durbaca, Michaela Nicoll, Abbie Jones and Charlotte Jonkers)
Michaela Nicoll – PB in Triple Jump of 8.35m, PB in discus of 14.63m, PB in 200m – 30.80
Alicia Durbaca – PB in shot of 7.31m
For the U11s – a great effort with many of you competing for the first time including Ruby Foyle, Dylan Garrard, Esme Wood and Georgia Clarke
The following results particularly stood out (note top 3 results for 75m!)
Annie Jonkers – 1st overall in Long Jump with 4.00m and breaking club record, 1st overall in 75m – 11.6; 2nd overall in 150m – 23.7
Esme Wood – 2nd overall in 75m – 11.8s
Eleanor Dries – 3rd overall in 75m with 11.9s; 4th overall in 150m – 24.7, 4th overall in Long Jump – 3.24m
Ruby Foyle and Ruby Dale – both with 12.5s in 75m
Georgia Clarke – 4th overall in shot putt - 3.19m
Relay team – 65.2s – 1st overall (Annie Jonkers, Ruby Dale, Esme Wood, Eleanor Dries)
Apologies for any missing results/PBs but we are proud of you all – a great effort.
Next meeting – Alder Valley 3 – Reading – 30/7/17
The winning U11 Relay team
A big thank you to the numerous adults helping at the event. These include Karen for her efficient administration, Barbara for her officiating, Hayley and Gayle for turning up at 1030hrs to help in the pole vault, Gordon for his coaching and indeed all the parents who gave up their time to officiate and generally encourage and support the team.