Results Round Up From Aberavon, Eton, Stevenage, London, Cardiff & Porthcawl

Wednesday 3rd July was the Aberavon 5km road race series, four Swansea Harriers ran with 10th Gabrielius Stuokus (18.31); a fantastic win for Gemma Seaman in the women with (19.16); 21st David Lamb (19.28) and 5th woman Nina Brocklebank (22.01). Well done all, click here for the full results.
Saturday 6th July saw round 3 of 4 in Division 1 of the British Mens League at Eton. The team put in another great performance with most athletes doubling up for their club and team mates, to place 5th on the day and now sit a mid table 4th, giving themselves a more than fair chance of retaining their place in the division in match 4. Individual highlights at Eton included A String victories for Daniel Rothwell (9.23.57) 3000m Steeplechase; Leon Greenwood (21.40) 200m; Leon Greenwood, Ceirion Hopkins, Maximilian Heavans & Wyn Roberts (42.08) 4 x 100m and Thomas Walley (4.60m) Pole Vault. Thanks to the entire team for their efforts. Click here for the full results and click here for the league table.
Saturday 6th July saw our Senior Women in round 2 of 3 in Division 1 of the UK Womens Athletics League at Stevenage. Just like the men great team spirit was shown to also place 4th, and after two rounds are also a solid mid table 5th with just the one fixture remaining, having the same scenario as the men to retain their division 1 status. Individual highlights at Stevenage included; A string wins for Elinor Kirk (4.29.30) 1500m & (9.58.52) 3000m. Click here for the full results and click here for the league table.
Saturday 6th July saw the Night of 10,000m track races incorporating the British Championships and European Cup at Highgate London. Verity Ockenden set a lifetime best of (32.34.47) to finish 12th overall and 4th Britain; Sophie Harris placed 9th in the Womens C race in (35.17.18) and Alaw Beynon-Thomas 25th in (37.11.83). Kristian Jones ran (29.10.27) to place 30th in the Mens A race. Very well done to all four, click here for the full results.
Saturday 6th July was the Welsh Schools U15, U17 & U20 Championships held at Cardiff. It was great to see almost sixty of our juniors out representing the school district teams. The U17 now have a nervous wait to see if they have done enough to impress the selectors and be selected for Wales in the British Schools International at Swansea on Saturday 20th July. Highlights at Cardiff included medal winning performances set by:
GOLD: U20M Steffan Jones (11.42) 100m & (49.37) 400m; U20M Tomos Slade (14.30) 110m Hurdles; U20M Iwan Beggs (1.90m) High Jump; U20M Ieuan Hosgood (4.15m) Pole Vault; U17M Thomas Payne (11.27) 100m & (22.25) 200m; U17M Owain Clarke (58.32) 400m Hurdles; U15B William Trott (4.10m) Pole Vault and new championship record, well done William! U15B George Snaith (44.17m) Javelin; U20W Shannon Thomas (20.24.13) 3000m Walk; U20W Charlotte Campion (10.81m) Triple Jump; U20W Gwen Lewis (10.89m) Shot; U17W Macey Morris (25.61) 200m & (45.57) 300m Hurdles; U17W Ashleigh Willis (10.31.20) 3000m and U15G Lucy Harris (23.44m) Discus.
SILVER: U20M John Edwards (27.54m) Discus & (28.19m) Hammer; U17M Charlie Holland (52.03) 400m; U17M Charlie Brown (14.19) 100m Hurdles; U17M Addam Bowling (1.80m) High Jump; U17M George Dun (12.50m) Shot; U17M Joshua Wilton (40.33m) Discus & (45.20m) Javelin; U15B Zac Davies (12.11) 80m Hurdles & (5.42m) Long Jump; U15B Joseff Lewis (2.75m) Pole Vault; U20W Bronwen Stratton-Thomas (5.29.94) 1500m Steeplechase; U20W Rachel Jones (25.85m) Discus; U17W Jamie Holland (12.11m) Shot & (36.06m) Javelin; U15G Millie Carter (3.05m) Pole Vault; U15G Sarah Lyons (5.01m) Long Jump and U15G Chloe Jones (29.67m) Javelin.
BRONZE: U20M Tristan James (11.94) 100m; U20M Sam Fenwick (3.65m) Pole Vault; U20M John Edwards (8.93m) Shot; U15B Joshua Aka (24.77) 200m; U15B Harry Newton (2.55m) Pole Vault; U20W Isabel Davies (27.08) 200m; U20W Hollie-May Allen (66.19) 400m; U20W Bronwen Stratton-Thomas (2.27.22) 800m; U20W Shannon Thomas (1.36m) High Jump; U20W Saadia Abubaker (4.36m) Long Jump; U20W Rachel Jones (32.69m) Javelin; U17W Holly Cooper (31.22m) Discus & (33.42m) Hammer and U15G Megan Gwyther (12.57) 75m Hurdles.
Very well done to all those athletes who took part, gaining invaluable competition experience. Click here for the full results.
Sunday 7th July was the Porthcawl 10km, the club had 6 runners with Joshua Griffiths recording another win, and another sub 30 time finishing in (29.55), he was followed across the line by 8th Matthew Rees (33.44); 12th Richard Copp (34.46); 18th John Moran (35.29) and 657th Ashley Ramsden (52.00). Llinos Jones was our only runner in the women and placed an excellent 9th in (41.45). Well done all, click here for the full results.