Archive for August 2013

Yorkshire Road Relays – 31st Aug

Monday, August 5th, 2013

Please find attached the prospectus for the Yorkshire Road Relays, they will be held at Don Valley Stadium on Saturday  31st August 2013. Finding a venue for this event is proving to be  increasingly difficult and expensive, we really need your support. We are committed to providing a full range of competitions covering all disciplines […]

News Round up

Saturday, August 10th, 2013

IPC Grand Prix Final – Birmingham, 29/6/13 Hannah Cockroft was the expected winner of the T33/34 200m, stopping the clock at 32.19s.     London Inter-club Challenge – Hendon, 29/6/13  Julien Gittens wasn’t far off his season’s bests in both the long jump (5.29m) and triple jump (11.90)     Leeds 3000m Races – Beckett […]

North of England Track & Field League, Division 3WC – (Matches 3 & 4)

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

Preston, 7/7/13 It was a very warm day at Preston, so warm in fact that the heat got to team manager Steve Linsell who arrived at the venue, only to realise that he’d left the numbers at home. Fortunately we were able to borrow some from one of the other clubs, the competition got underway and as in […]

UK Women’s Athletics League Division 3 (Match 3) – Bedford, 3/8/13

Saturday, August 17th, 2013

Team manager Sheryl Punter did an amazing job to fill every event except B string steeple chase and our big bug bear, the pole vault. This gave us a slim chance of staying in the league and avoiding the play-off match later in the year. New recruit Lisa Humphreys went to 18th on the club U20 […]

YDL 4th Round

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

Northern Premier 2 (Lower age group) – Hull, 13/7/13 Leeds City finished and excellent 3rd place, just 2 points behind City of York and ended up a fine 2nd overall to Wirral AC in the league, earning promotion to Division 1.   U13 Girls Grace Plater was close to her best in the 75m, clocking […]

Track & Field – September Open Meetings

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

September is the end of the Track & Field season and there are Open Meetings every weekend: 1st Sept – Spenborough AC – Cleckheaton 7th Sept – City of York AC – York 8th Sept – Blackpool & Fylde AC – Stanley Park Blackpool 15th Sept – Wakefield AC – Thornes Park Wakefield 22nd Sept […]