Archive for February 2012

Track & Field Round-up Feb 5th 2012

Monday, February 6th, 2012

South Yorkshire Series – Sheffield (EIS) 22nd Jan 2012 Lewis Renton knocked half a second off his pb for the 200m, set at the last one of these events, finishing 5th in the U15 event with 25.9s. U15 Jessica Mullaney took on the 60m, LJ & Shot, recording 9.9s, 3.15m & 5.52m respectively.    Wakefield Open – […]

LCAC Annual Subscription & England Athletic Registration Fee Reminder

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Subs Reminder Form new styleSubs Reminder Letter 2012 Your Annual Subscription and England Registration Fee are due. Please see the attached forms. Cheques will not be presented to the bank until 2nd April. Thank you  

Northern Cross Country Championships- Juniors

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Firstly sorry for such a late posting of the Northern Cross Country junior races. It was a lovely day at Pontefract race course although the trek from the car park to the course was a bit longer than anticipated it was a good warm up for the runners. A change to the usual running order […]

More tales of our younger harriers success!

Friday, February 10th, 2012

Leeds Schools Cross Country (4) – Prince Henry’s Grammar School Saturday 21 January 2012. Our young club runners turned out in force representing their respective schools and a very muddy course they had to contend with. U13 Boys – Dominic Peterson & Billy Davison came 1st and 3rd respectively running well and showing the other […]

Track & Field Round-up 13th Feb 2012

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

Steel Cup – Sheffield EIS, 6th Feb 2012 Kadeena Cox came within a whisker of breaking the club record in the womens 60m, winning with an excellent 7.8s to go equal 2nd on the all time list. She also ran an indoor best for the 200m, taking first place once more in 25.3s.   Aviva European Indoor Trials […]

Athlete of The Month January – Nominations

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Thanks to those who sent in nominations. The 7 Young Athletes and 6 Senior/Juniors nominated are listed below. I have asked 5 people linked with the club to give me their first 3 in each category and used a simple points system to decide the winner. The Winners will be announced at the weekend.     […]

Senior Harriers Results Round-Up, 16/2/12

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

With Leeds City harriers focussing on the National and races such as the Dewsbury 10km getting called off due to the weather, there aren’t many results to report. However, there have been several notable performances.   James Wilkinson and James Walsh both competed for the Puma team at the Armagh 5km in Northern Ireland on […]

Pre 2012 Track & Field – Parents Evenings talk!

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

We will be running 2 parents evenings in March. Dates for diaries are: 27th & 29th @ 6:00. You will be welcome as parents of new or established athletes. Please try to make it to one of the meetings! The committee will be on hand to help with any issues you may have.

News Round-up

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Scottish Combined Events Championships – Glasgow 11-12th Feb 2012 Amy Marchant & Adam Timms posted excellent scores in the Pentathlon & Heptathlon, each setting or matching a couple of pb performances along the way. On the Saturday, Adam equalled his 60m pb for the THIRD time, clocking 7.28s and was a bit down on his recent […]

National Cross-Country Championships

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Back to Parliament Hill, then, for the English Cross Country Championships, happy hunting ground for Leeds over the past decade with 2 victories and a 3rd place, including the first team victory 10 years ago which kick-started a decade of harriers dominance of the cross-country scene. Parliament Hill is one of the classic cross-country courses, […]