Results Round Up From Aberavon, Cardiff, Pontardawe & Swansea

Saturday 15th December was the Run 4 All fancy dress Santa 5km at Aberavon held in the worst possible weather conditions with a fine victory for Rachel Davies (21.10) in the Womens race and we had just one other runner too in the Mens 7th Wayne Bowen (20.49).
 
Sunday 16th December was the Cardiff Metropolitan University Indoor Athletics Christmas Classic meeting incorporating the Welsh Masters Indoor 3000m Championships. The club was well represented again in most events with highlights including three GOLD medals for our masters and overall top performers in each age group as follows:
SM Callum Davies (7.04) 60m; Rhys Samuel (40.35) 300m; Alex Price (1.27.18) 600m; Glyn Price (4.00m) Pole Vault and M50+ Paul Flynn (10.44.07) 3000m GOLD!
SW Carys Jones (3.60m) Pole Vault; M40+ Helen-Marie Davies (11.38.26) 3000m GOLD! And M35+ Llinos Jones (11.46.83) 3000m GOLD!
U20M Ben Paris (7.13) 60m; Steffan Jones (36.57) 300m & (1.26.44) 600m and Dafyd Jay (9.03.47) 3000m.
U20W Gabrielle Fakande (7.82) 60m and Isabel Davies (42.63) 300m. 
U17M Noah Osborne (3.10m) Pole Vault.
U17W Macey Morris (8.07) 60m.
U15B William Trott (3.60m) Pole Vault.
Very well done to everyone who took part, click here for the full results.
 
Sunday 16th December was the Pontardawe 5K multi terrain race where Craig Jones was our sole competitor but had a greet run to win the race in (18.38). Also on the 16th was another multi terrain race this time over 6 miles at Cottrell Park Cardiff where Alaw Beynon-Thomas had her usual strong performance to win the womens race in (40.47), Ryan Govier was our only other runner in 23rd (44.08).
 
Wednesday 19th December saw over 80 school children take part in the Afan Nedd Tawe Apollo Teaching Services Secondary Schools Sports Hall Athletics Trial at Swansea University. It was great to see so many of the entries from our club, as well as lots of volunteers too. In a great evenings athletics the top all rounders in each category were:
U15B Dylan Morgan (Gwyr)
U15G Abby Young (Pentrehafod)
U13B Matt Gudgeon (Olchfa) & Evan Morris (Bishopston)
U13G Megan Gwyther (Bishop Vaughan)
The pupils now have an anxious wait over the holidays, to see if they have done enough to impress the selection panel. Selection letters will be distributed in early January to represent the Afan Nedd Tawe team in the Welsh final at Cwmbran. Click here for the full results 19.12.18 Results ANT Sportshall Trial.xls