Archive for August 2011

National Junior League Pennine Div Match 3 – Stretford 10th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell The importance of trying to fill as many gaps as possible was highlighted in the Women’s 3000m & 400m hurdles, as only Leeds had an athlete running. This left Ellie Dooley & Fran Coldwell free to pick up the maximum 11 points each for an A string win, as we won […]

Barnsley A C Open – Cudworth 10th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell Lewis Renton won his heat of the U13 Boys 100m in 13.9s, then in the final, ran close to his best with 13.2s to win once again. In the 200m he was 2nd in his heat with his 2nd best ever time of 27.3s and ran half a second slower in […]

Wistow 10k – York Road Race League 2011 – 12th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell Darran Bilton was a comfortable winner, taking his 2nd victory of the series with 32.50

BMC Gold Standard Races / Trafford Grand Prix – Stretford 12th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell Higher Claim athlete Dan Cheeseman was 4th in the BMC 800m A race, running a pb and his 3rd sub 1.53 run of the season with 1.52.13. In heat 3 of the Grand Prix 800m, Rob Torch was 6th in 2.01.36, knocking over a second off his previous best and in […]

Northern Veterans Track & Field League – Cleckheaton 13th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

Martin Farran (M45) ran a shade slower in the 3000m than in the May event,finishing 3rd in 10.27.5. In the field,M35 Mark Gulliver made a welcome return to competition after a lay off,showing good form in the throws with 11.17m in the shot in 4th place,45.80m,taking 2nd in the hammer and 36.12m for 2nd in […]

Doncaster Town Centre 5k Open Race – 13th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell Mike Burrett finished 3rd in a pb 15.19 and Aidan Adams was 10th in a season’s best 15.57.

Northern League Div 2WC,Match 4 – Ashton-U-Lyne 14th Aug 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

With very few gaps and a strong team,Leeds City were far too strong for the opposition and won by 74 points from League leaders Bingley Harriers.   Men Ricardo Brown ran pbs to win both A string sprints,the 100m with an excellent 10.7s (4th = all time U20) and an equally impressive 21.7s (5th = […]

World Masters Track & Field Championships – Sacramento, USA 7th-17th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell Tony Bowman (M75) won his heat of the 100m in 14.85s (-0.4m/s), was 2nd in the semi-final with 14.86s (-0.6m/s) and 5th in the final, improving to 14.69 (-0.6m/s), just outside his season’s best. In the 200m, Tony was 2nd in his heat in 32.60s (-2.1m/s) and ran close to his […]

England Athletics Championships (inc. Parallel Success) – Bedford 16th-17th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell In the Wheelchair events, Matthew Hickling posted a season’s best in the 100m, winning with 17.82s, not far off his pb. He was 2nd in the 200m with 34.62s (+1.3m/s) and in the 400m he was 7th in 67.23s. Hannah Cockroft won her 100m in 19.19s, not far off her season’s […]

Scottish Senior Championships – Glasgow 16th-17th July 2011

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

04/08/2011 – Steve Linsell Marie Dobson was 4th in the 400m hurdles in a time of 66.08s