BMC Gold Standard Races / Trafford Grand Prix – Stretford 26th July 2011

Michael Salter was 5th in the BMC 800m A race in 1.51.90,one of his best times of the season and Dale Worton ran 3.52.05 in the Grand Prix 1500m A race.
Sheryl Punter was 4th in her heat of the 800m,running her best time outside of the UK Women’s League meetings with 2.18.99.
Emily Birchall & Sophie Lovell ran in the same 800m heat,finishing 2nd & 3rd in 2.29.82 & 2.31.27 respectively,Emily taking over 8 seconds off her pb and Sophie running a debut race at the distance.
In her 1500m heat ,Sophie was 9th,knocking over 11 seconds off her previous best with 5.11.23 and Emily in her 3000m heat finishing 19th and improving her pb from 2009 to 10.11.27.
Oliver Ziff revised his 1500m pb,running 4.04.41 in heat 3 in 5th place and Rob Torch ran a new best in the next heat,finishing 9th in 4.15.63.
In the following heat,Aaron Lowery ran a season’s best in 7th place with 4.18.61.
Higher Claim athlete Adana Okeahialam was well down on her season’s best in the hammer,finishing in 4th place with 42.44m.