Yesterday’s Midland Open Indoors meeting at the HPC, Alexander Stadium, saw some excellent performances by our athletes.
Isabel Male took first place in the U15 60m with a time of 7.89. This is a new club record beating the old record of 8.11 set by Lois Cresswell in 1994.
She also took first place in the U15 100m with a time of 12.52. This is an inaugural indoor club record. The outdoor record is held by Fiona Marshall (now Smith) at 12.9 and was set in 1977.
David Iliffe took 4th place in the U17 60m in 7.87 (PB 7.86) and first place in the 100m in 12.51, which is a new PB (was 13.1)
Gideon Akinkuolie also took 4th place in his U17 60m in 7.98, a new PB (was 8.11) and 2nd place in the 100m in 12.72
Harrison North took 2nd place in the U13 100m in 14.26, a new PB (was 14.50).
In the Field, Meghan Sharman took 2nd place in the U17 Hammer with a throw of 33.24m and Madeline Hughes took 1st place in the U15 Hammer with a throw of 32.03m, a new PB (was 27.31m).
Well done to Isabel, David, Gideon, Harrison, Meghan and Madeline.