Archive for September 2010

Keepmoat Doncaster Open Meeting

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

Not many Leed’s City athletes turned up, but all of which did, came away with a medal or two! In the U13 boys Louie Hurley got 7.41m in the Shot gaining a Silver Medal. In the U15 girls Nicola Sawyer threw 6.86m in the Shot, and claimed Silver in the Javelin Throw with a throw of 18.82m. […]

Junior National League – Sunday 29th of August 2010 at Wigan

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

Just when we thought the track and field season was all over we found out that the Junior National League were to compete for promotion at Wigan on Sunday 29th of August 2010. This date could not have been worse as it clashed with the Leeds Fest, Annual Summer Holidays, Danny Davis’s 18th Birthday Celebrations […]

Double Bronze for Jake & Gordon at Sainsbury’s UK School Games, Gateshead, 2-5 Sept 2010

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

‘After a long hard summer of ‘Rugby Training’  and ‘Throwing’ for Jake Armstrong and similarly with ‘Triathlon’ and ‘Track Events’ for Gordon Benson, both lads were selected to represent the North of England (Team Gateshead) at this years UK School Games for Athletics. Jake threw the discus with a final result of 51.02 and Gordon ran the […]

Late summer fun – triathlon and fell running…

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

A few members have been out enjoying themselves in more alternative branches of athletics over the summer: Mark Bryant raced at the Helvellyn triathlon on September the fifth: ‘What a phenomenal race with 1600m in Ullswater, 38 miles of the Lake District’s toughest roads and a run up Helvellyn, over Whiteside and back to glenridding. […]

West Yorkshire Champs 2010

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

U15 Girls Molly Allinson – 200m Bronze U17 Women India Wilson – 100m Gold, 200m Gold. Georgia Yearby – 300m Gold, 800m, Gold 100m Silver. U13 Boys Louie Hurley – Shot Silver, Overall Points Bronze. U15 Boys Elliot Hurley – 100m Silver, Long Jump Gold, and Record (6.20m) Matty Campleman – Shot Gold, Long Jump […]

Pendle Open, 5th September

Monday, September 6th, 2010

Nicola Sawyer won the silver medal in the hammer at only the secong time of trying the event and also won silver in the discus. Coupled with a 5K time of 21:33 at the last Hyde Park 5K on the 1st, quite a successful week.

Yorkshire County Athletics Association – Road Relay Championships 11 September 2010

Sunday, September 12th, 2010

We had mixed weather at Carnegie on Saturday but there was a really good turn out from the Yorkshire Clubs, sadly we (LCAC) could not fill all the teams but those who attended made every effort to show the rest of Yorkshire what Leeds City AC can do! We had a good turn out of […]

City of York AC Open – 11/9/2010 & Douglas Bedford Memorial Open (Wakefield) – 12/9/2010.

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Whilst it could be said there was a slightly disappointing turn-out from Leeds City athletes this weekend, some excellent performances and a host of PB’s helped keep it very productive. York Sam and Joe Clark made the trip to North Yorkshire on Saturday. Joe performed well in the 80m, 600m and Long Jump competing against […]

Junior Great North Run – Saturday 18 September 2010

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Laura Benson (U13) was one of the 5000 youngsters to run in the Junior Gtreat North run. She enjoyed every minute of it and finished 88th in her age catagory in a time of 24.11. Hayden Williamson (U13) also ran in the race, he came 69th in his age category in a time of 21.45 […]

Leeds city athlete success at English schools

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Jamie Higgins U17 Leeds city athlete, having moved to race walking in April following a recommendation by Brian Scobie, completed a remarkable first season by winning the English Schools championship at stoke stadium on saturday. Completing in the 5km walk Jamie, representing West Yorkshire, won in a time of 24.56mins, beating his PB by over […]