Afan Nedd Tawe Schools U14 & U16 Cup Match

Wednesday 13th June is the Afan Nedd Tawe Schools U14 & U16 Cup Match at Swansea University. All schools have been invited to compete, check with your PE teacher to see if your school is entering a team.

Age groups are; Year 7&8= U14 using club U13 age group hurdles heights and spacings and throwing implements. Year 9&10 = U16 using club U15 age group hurdle heights and spacings and throwing implements.

Results Loughborough International & U13 U15 & U17 National Young Athletes League

Sunday 20th May was the Loughborough International where most of the UK's top athletes were in action.

British Men's League and Welsh Leagues for all age groups

The weekend of the 26th and 27th May is a very busy one for the club with all age groups in league action and our officials resources stretched to their limit too;

Olympic Torch Bearers

The Olympic Torch has now arrived in the UK and of course it was only natural that a member of Swansea Harriers was there to meet it and even travel to Greece to collect it to ensure its safe arrival! In fact U20M Sean White was one of just 5 young ambassadors from the entire UK that was chosen to travel to Greece with HRH Princess Anne, David Beckham, Sebast

Loughborough International Selections

Very many congratulations and the very best of luck to Paul Bennett (4 x 400m relay), Carol Glover (800m),  Caryl Granville (400m Hurdles & 4 x 400m Relay) and Sian Swanson

Results West Wales Athletics Championships

Sunday 13th May were the West Wales Athletics Championships at Neath and for once it did not rain, however the strong cross winds didn't help anyone except maybe the long and triple jumpers. Very well done to all those who took part some in their first ever competition. There were nearly 300 athletes participating from all clubs in what was a great competition.

Results Afan Nedd Tawe Schools Athletics Championships

On Wednesday 9th May in what were some of the worst possible conditions for athletics the Afan Nedd Tawe Schools Athletics Championships somehow managed to get all the events completed. Despite this there were several records set not including the 100m breast stoke and 200m front crawl. Very many congratulations to the following athletes on setting new all time ANT records:

Results from the Olympic Stadium test events

Tuesday 8th May was the London Disability Athletics Challenge test event in the Olympic Stadium and the club had 2 athletes participating, F13 (visually impaired) U20M long jumper James Ledger had a seasons best performance with a leap of 5.56m and Ashleigh Hellyer F32 (cerebral palsy) shot putter had yet another personal best of 7.1

Weekend Results

The U13, U15 & U17 National Young Athletes League team got their season off to the perfect start with a victory in the Midland Premier South Division, in a very exciting and competitive day now that all 6 teams compete together. As ever all the athletes did a fantastic job covering most of the disciplines and with several athletes unavailable there is the potential to build on this success for the remaining 2 league fixtures.

Primary Schools Outdoor Athletics Fixtures

The series of West Glamorgan Primary Schools Athletics Outdoor Area Sports and County Championships 2012 will take place from 15th June at Swansea University.


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