Results Round Up Including Caryl Jones at the World Half Marathon and a World Record!

Caryl Jones

Back on Saturday 22nd September junior throws coach and masters athlete Renate Prells set a new world record in the Masters World Hammer Decathlon Championships at Derby. In the W55 category Renate threw 10 different hammer weights ranging from 2kg to 12.5kg to set a new World Record of 3701 points. Very many congratulations to Renate on a great days work and her world record! Renate can be found every Tuesday volunteering coaching many of our junior throwers, click here for the full results.

Saturday 6th October Caryl Jones made her Great Britain & Northern Ireland debut in the World Half Marathon Championships in Kavarna BULGARIA. Caryl ran a world class time of 71.52 that was so good she finished in 10th place against the best athletes in the World from countries such as Kenya, Eithiopia & Japan, click here for the full results. Very many congratulations to Caryl on your magnificent performance and on a great year that keeps getting better.

Saturday 7th October the cross country season got underway at Margam Park, and unlike the summer track and field season the weather was perfect with blue sky and sun! In match 1 of the West Glamorgan League Daniel Rothwell had a great run in heavy underfoot conditions to finish 2nd and in the Womens race Sian Phillips was our first and only female athlete in 18th. Very well done to both of them, click here for the full results