Archive for February, 2020

No Plantsbrook Session Tonight

Posted: February 25, 2020 by megsamaniac in Uncategorized

There is no Plantsbrook session tonight, so please go to the track.

The remaining Plantsbrook sessions are 03/03 and 10/03.

New Club Record for Donald Brown

Posted: February 24, 2020 by megsamaniac in Uncategorized

Donald Brown set a time of 7.58 secs in the Indoor 60m at the Newham and Essex Open.

This beats the previous Club record of 7.60 jointly held by Ron Taylor (1990) and Donald (2019) himself.

At the time when Ron recorded the 7.60 it was a World Masters M55 record.

Silver Medal for Nicholas in SPAR British Champs

Posted: February 24, 2020 by megsamaniac in Uncategorized

Nicholas Pryce’s super performances at the British Indoor Champs in Glasgow yesterday finished with him getting second place and the silver medal in the Mens 200m in a time of 21.29 secs which is a new CLUB RECORD beating his old record of 21.71 set just last week.

He actually broke the record in his heat with 21.61, his semifinal with 21.50 and then the Final with the 21.29.

Outstanding work Nicholas – well done!

You should be able to see his race using the below link: https://t.co/tpD8WAQzO9 (https://twitter.com/BritAthletics/status/1231624100344483842?s=09)

#SPARBritishChamps

More Road Works

Posted: February 20, 2020 by coachingjulia in Uncategorized

The council has notified us that the current road works will be extended from the 9th to 27th March to include the suspension of parking along Wyndley Lane, temporary traffic lights will be installed at the intersection of Wyndley Lane and Somerville Road. The club car park will still be accessible, though it may be much easier to park in Wyndley.

Midland Indoor 60m

Posted: February 19, 2020 by megsamaniac in Uncategorized
In the Under 17 Women’s Final, Isabel Thomas-Male recorded a time of 7.90 to take 2nd place and the silver medal. Earlier she recorded a time of 7.85 in winning her semi final which is a new CLUB RECORD beating her old time of 7.90 set recently.

In the Under 20 Men’s Final, John Furber recorded a time of 7.15 in taking 5th place. Earlier he recorded a time of 7.11 in taking 2nd place in his semi final which is a new PB (his old PB was 7.22).
There were 75 entries for the 200m and Nicholas comfortably won his heat in 22.71 before taking 2nd place in his semifinal with a time of 21.71 which is a new Club record. (This broke his own Club record of 21.9 set last year.) In the final he was also inside the old record with 21.78, finishing in 4th place.

No Plantsbrook Sessions for 2 Weeks

Posted: February 15, 2020 by megsamaniac in Uncategorized

There are no Plantsbrook sessions for the next 2 Tuesdays, so please go to the track.

The remaining Plantsbrook sessions are 03/03 and 10/03.