England Athletics U15 / U17 / U20 Championships – EIS Sheffield, 23rd & 24th March 2019

Last weekend, Isabel Male (u 15) and David Iliffe (u 17) ran in the England Athletics Indoor Championship in Sheffield.

On Saturday, David ran a PB in the 400m, 52.63 seconds, which saw him placed 13th overall.

On Sunday, Isabel achieved first place in her 200m heat, 25.90 seconds. The semi final saw Isabel up against the athlete who was to win the event overall. She achieved 2nd place, with a time of 26.06 seconds. Izzy took 4th place in the final, achieving an indoor PB of 25.73 seconds.

Congratulations to Isabel and David.

New Club Record and PB – Nicholas Pryce

Nic broke his own Senior indoor Club record in taking 3rd place in his semifinal of the British University Champs in Sheffield on Sunday in a time of 21.90. His old record was 21.91 set in 2012.

On Friday he set a new PB of 6.98 in his 60m semifinal.  His old PB was 7.01 set in 2013. Well done Nic.

Results from the Birmingham Games

Some excellent results, with a gold medal for Isabel Male in the u 15 girls 200 metres (25.79 SB and indoor PB) and a silver for Joseph Martin in the 1500 metres (4:20:82 SB and indoor PB).

Bethany Connelly and Lola Woodward continue to impress, both setting new PBs in their events. Beth achieved 28.46 in the 200m and 8.71 in the 60m; Lola 8.81 in the 60m.

Sprint Stars


Four of our sprint athletes were in action last weekend; Kane Howitt (senior men) in the British Championships and Isabel Male, Bethany Connelly and Lola Woodward (u15 girls) in the Midlands Counties Championships.

Kane ran 7.01 in the 60m and an indoor PB of 21.96 in the 200m.

Izzy came first in both her 60 m races, achieving a seasons best in the final of 8.03 to take the gold medal and Midlands Championships title (photo above).

Bethany and Lola both impressed, running 60m PBs (8.83 and 8.91).

Well done Kane, Izzy, Bethany and Lola.

Regional Sportshall Success

Well done to the RSCAC athletes who were part of successful Birmingham Teams at the Sportshall Regional Finals on Sunday.

All Birmingham Teams were either 1st or 2nd – a fantastic team effort from everyone!

Overall positions:

  • U11 girls 1st
  • U11 boys 1st
  • U13 girls 2nd
  • U13 boys 1st
  • U15 girls 2nd
  • U15 boys 2nd

Well done to the following RSCAC athletes who were part of the success:

  • U11 girls – Florence Male, Phao Taylor, Demi Wembley
  • U11 boys – Joel Bent, Joel Cartwright, Kyi Emery, Alfie Hall, Jack Lynch
  • U13 girls – Lexi Byrne, Bethany Connolly, Charlotte Prince
  • U13 boys – Max Chapelle, Ethan Cook, Jayden Humpreys, Harrison North, Scott Randall
  • U15 girls – Eve Curtis, Isabelle Male, Matilda Strachan
  • U15 boys – John O’Connor