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Results Round Up From Cardiff, Rugby, Brecon & Swansea

Saturday 19th July saw the U17 British Schools Athletics International being held at Cardiff and it was great to see ten of the clubs members making the Wales International team, it would have been 4 more too if it had not been for holidays, warm weather training and injuries! All ten performed exceptionally well against the top 2 juniors from the home nations of England, Scotland and Ireland.

Results Round Up From Brecon, Cardiff, Birmingham & Trafford

Saturday 12th July saw the U11, U13 & U15 team finish the league matches and retain all 3 sections of the Welsh Junior League West Division at Brecon, the team now progresses to the Welsh cup Final at Newport on Sunday 17th August where they will be up against Wales top 8 junior clubs.

Results Round Up From Swansea x 2, Eton, Leigh, Cardiff & Budapest HUNGARY

Wednesday 2nd July was the Welsh Masters League at Swansea where there were many unbelievable performances, in a great nights athletics there were overall winning performances from ; U15B Jordan Draisey (12.0) 100m; U20M Jonathan Tobin (1.56.4) 800m; U17M Scott Harris (1.78m) High Jump; U15B Scott Hill (10.78m) Shot and U20W Carys Smith (41.69m) Hammer, all these performances came from guest athletes in the junior age groups, however it was great to see so many of

Results Round Up From Birmingham, Newport, Yate & Rhyl

Friday 27th to Sunday 30th June were the Senior British Championships incorporating the European Athletics Trials at Birmingham, and once again it was great to see so many of our members up against the best of British Seniors, it turned out to be a successful day too, with many making the finals.

Results Round Up From Brecon, Llanelli, Bedford, GERMANY, Newport, Solihull & Caerphilly

Sunday 15th June were the Welsh Masters age group Championships @ Brecon, in a day of some spectacular performances highlights from the Swansea contingent included a blistering performance from John Collins in the over 75’s 3000m WALK winning GOLD in (22.26.2); M35 Dean Bolt came home with 3 gold’s where he won GOLD in the Shot (12.81m) and GOLD in the Weight Throw (8.73m) and GOLD in the Discus (3

2014 Club Records, Rankings and Gold Awards Matrix

Many club records are being re written this year with 7 broken already, and there are still a good 3 months of the season to go.

The new records to date are:

SW Rachel Johncock (11.45) 100m

SW Laura Maddox (52.73) 400m

Results Round Up From Wrexham, Birmingham, USA & Switzerland

Saturday 14th June saw a handful of the clubs U17 & U20 athletes make the long journey to Wrexham for their age group Welsh Championships. It proved to be a successful weekend with most coming home with medals. Very well done to all those who made the trip in particular our medalists who were:

Volunteers Needed Please

The next 4 weeks are extremely busy. The club is very lucky to have a number of loyal and dedicated volunteers, without their support we wouldn't have all the opportunities for the athletes. It is absolutely essential for more parents, guardians, grandparents and others to come forward and offer their support if the club is to continue to thrive and survive, if you can only help a handful of times a year it makes a huge difference to the club.

Primary & Secondary Schools Athletics News

Between March 2014 and June 2014, 48 primary schools in 8 groups of 6 schools battled it out, in an indoor and and outdoor fixture each to reach the grand final of the West Glamorgan Primary Schools Athletics Association on Wednesday 9th July at 4pm at Swansea University. Very many congratulations to the following schools who have made it to the final, where no doubt it will be a tough battle to find West Glamorgans top athletics school:
Group  1   St. Thomas

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