John Topliss reports on some great results at the Midland Championships and another club record:
Nicholas Pryce set a new club record in getting the bronze medal in the 200m Final with a time of 21.35. He had earlier taken second place in his heat in 21.56. In the 100m he finished in 5th place in the Final in 10.87 won by Mark Lewis-Francis. In his heat he finished second with a time of 10.88.
Fred Tremblay had another great run to take 4th place in the 800m Final in 1.59.73 having earlier taken 2nd place in his heat. A great run by our Masters athlete.
Megan Evans took 2nd place in the Long Jump with a leap of 5.12m.
UNDER 20 MEN
Kane Howitt took 6th place in the 200m Final in a time of 22.84 having run a time of 22.68 in his heat. . In the 100m he ran 11.16 and narrowly failed to make it through to the Final. He has a couple of more years to go in this age group.
Nicholas Mbewe was 6th in his heat of the 400m in 52.82.
UNDER 20 WOMEN
Amiyah Forrest was 7th in the 100m Final in 12.83 and 6th in the 200m Final in 26.64.