Track & Field Latest News 08/03/2021

31/10/2020  BFTTA Open, Dagenham
1500m R2: 5th Ryan Howe 4:51.44; R3: 8th Markus Downhill 4:33.91; Mile R3: 1st Tom Waterworth 5:14.92 (PB by over 20 secs)   Further Info

17/10/2020  Royal Sutton Coldfield Open
800m R7: 4th Markus Downhill 2:08.7 (almost 12 secs faster than his PB from six weeks earlier)   Further Info

13/10/2020  Pole Vault
Congratulation to Sandra Pedley who cleared 2.07m in the pole vault to break her own veteran women's club record and consolidate her 2nd place in the W55 national rankings and 7th all-time in the same rankings. PV Pool 1 1 Daniel Steel 2.80 3 Richard Phelan 2.60 4 Diana Pereira 2.27 5 Sandra Pedley 2.07 PV Pool 2 4 Eleanor Phipps 2.10 5 Emma Phipps 1.80   Further Info

11/10/2020  London Hurdles & Middle Distance Open, Bromley
1500m race 8 - 7th Oliver Albone 5:28.51 3000m race 2 - 5th Jacob Preston 9:35.57 (76th U17M National Rankings) 3000m race 2 - 8th Darren Preston 9:40.76 (11th M45 National Rankings)   Further Info

04/10/2020  End of Season Open, Nuneaton
Denise reports: Noticeable PBs Aedan Lydon scorched to a14-sec PB in 1500 running 4.41.43 (4th) after taking over 30 secs off 3km yesterday. Dylan Tomaselli, having not run an 800 for over 18 months and after running a 1500 PB yesterday, scorched to a 2.05.95 time completely out in front on his own and made it look easy. Mike Sells, in only his 3rd-ever 800 and last year had never raced on track, took another second off best in 2:14.71 with a race won from start to finish . Jason Bogle won the 100 into a headwind of 2.7 with 11.56 secs. Other results: Yinka Opaleye 100m (R10 4th 12.56 w/s -1.4 and LJ 6th 4.78 w/s -3.5) Brandon Alves 100m (R11 3rd 11.90 w/s -2.7) Joseph Reindel 1500 (R7 4th 4:38.05) Natty Clifford 1500m (R1 2nd 5:22 96) Esme Lydon PB in 75m 3rd 12.73/600m (6th 2:13.07) Oliver Albone 1500m (R1 7th 5:45.33)   Further Info

03/10/2020  BFTTA Open, Dagenham
Derek reports: With track race opportunities extremely limited, a number of our boys did well not only to get entered for the open at Mayesbrook Park in London but also to run PB’s. Dylan Tomaselli, Markus Downhill, Dom Pauley, and Ryan Howe all improved their 1500m bests to 4.16.92, 4.33.72, 4.38.72, and 4.40.52, respectively. Jacob Preston improved his 800m PB marginally to 2.08.31. However, the biggest improvement was achieved by 14-year-old Aedan Lydon who managed to improve his 3000m best by 35 secs to 10.01.35. Well done, all. Other results: 1500m R1: 1st Duane Tomaselli 4:54.49; 3000m R3: 2nd Joseph Reindel 9:59.48   Further Info