Results Round Up From Armagh, Sheffield, Barcelona & Elsewhere

Thursday 13th February were the Armagh 5km Road races, that always contain very fast fields of runners, this year was no different with seven Swansea Harriers amongst them. Our first four home were 11th Jonathan Hopkins (13.54) and a PB! Followed by 54th Dewi Griffiths (14.21); 81st Marc Hobbs (14.38) and 97th Dominic Smith (14.43), in fact the first 138 finishers all broke the 15 minute barrier! Click here for the full results.
The weekend of Friday 14th February to Sunday 16th February saw the British Universities indoor athletics championships held at Sheffield. There were many of our U20 & U23 members in action representing their various universities teams. Highlights included our overall top performer in each event as below:
Men: Naim Awal (7.59) 60m; Ben Paris (21.59) 200m; Nathan Phillips (2.05.67) 800m; Jonathan Hopkins (8.18.41) 3000m; Iwan Beggs (1.85m) High Jump and Fynley Caudrey (4.60m) Pole Vault.
Women: Hannah Brier (23.94) 200m & SILVER!; Lucy Fligelstone (2.23.29) 800m; Abigayle Goodrick-Latham (11.04.01) 3000m, Rhiannon Maine (3.00m) Pole Vault; Lauryn Davey (5.33m) Long Jump; Macey Jones (10.43m) Triple Jump and Gwennan Lewis (11.04m) Shot.
Well done to all those who took part, click here for the full results.
Sunday 16th February was the Barcelona Half Marathon in Spain, where it was a full set of lifetime bests for Kristian Jones (63.09) placing 22nd; Joshua Griffiths (63.33) in 29th; Rachel Davies (81.11); Daniel Morgan (82.19) and Andrew Downie (96.25). Well done all! Click here for the full results.
Meanwhile elsewhere……. SM Jac Hopkins runs an extremely quick (8.06.42) for 3000m in Boston, USA!; In the Tregaron half marathon Llinos Jones runs (89.06) and Rob Falconer (1.42.01).