Archive for December 2013

West Yorkshire Cross Country League – Race 4 Nunroyd Park, 1/12/13

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

U11’s-U17’s Race Report from Ian Cooke   Well done to all athletes on completing the 2013 West Yorkshire Cross Country League at Nun Royd Park on Sunday 1st December!   This was the final race in a series of four races, with the best three team and individual results counting towards the overall series result. […]

Mark Sesay 13/12/72 – 20/11/13

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

The club is sad to report that former Leeds City A C athlete Mark Sesay has passed away after a long illness at the age of just 40.   Mark competed for the club from being an U13, up to senior level, gaining selection for his country on a number of occasions throughout the years. […]

August News Round-up

Monday, December 30th, 2013

18th Yorkshire Junior Fell Racing Championships – Hellifield, 3/8/13 Poppy Cooke broke the course record by a single second in the U12 girls race winning in 8.46 for the 1.5 mile/300ft course.     Bassingham Bash 5, 10/8/13 Simon Deakin finished 4th in a close battle for 3rd spot, running 25.25 for the 5 mile course. […]

September News Round-up

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Ivan Stringer Memorial Meeting – Cleckheaton, 1/9/13 Leeds City athletes ranging from under 11s to veterans were on show. In the youngest age group, we had four young ladies competing in the U11 events, Isobel Hampshire, Heidi Parry, Kiikii Brown and Megan Taylor. In the 75m heats, Isobel was 2nd in her race with 12.5s, […]

October News Round-up

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Varsity Match – Beckett Park, 2/10/13  Six Leeds City athletes competed in this end of season track meeting. In the walks, Jamie Higgins won the 1 mile race in 6.16.2 and Ellie Dooley was 2nd in the women’s race. Jamie improving his U20 and senior records and Ellie, just outside of her mark with 7.20.4. […]

November News Round-up

Monday, December 30th, 2013

ECCA National Relays – Mansfield, 2/11/13 Men The Leeds City A team were unable to make it a hat trick of victories, this year finishing 7th. Luke Cragg lead off with a 16.02.35 leg, handing over to Simon Deakin in 12th place. Simon lost a couple of places on leg 2, handing over to James […]

December News Round-up

Monday, December 30th, 2013

West Yorkshire League (Senior Races)  – Nunroyd Park, 1/12/13 In the ladies race, Racheal Bamford was first home in 5th place with 20.26, Jennie Guard 23rd in 22.13, Sheryl Punter 35th with 23.04, Celia De Maria 36th in 23.10 and Sian Davies 56th with 24.42. The team finished 4th on 99 points with four to count, Holmfirth winning […]