Club Updates - Awards, New Records, Cross Country, Virtual Roads, Covid

Awards: Many congratulations to David Lothian and Drew Stevenson for winning the prestigious Tom Stillie Sword at the recent scottishathletics 4J awards night. This award is presented to those who have contributed the most to the sport in the previous 12 months. The planning they done to ensure the delivery of this years National XC (which was held in terrible weather) was exceptional, as indeed has been their input to this event over the years. Both David and Drew were delighted to be recognised, but both were very quick to highlight the valuable contributions from many others in the club to ensure the events success. The awards night is available to view on You Tube

New Records: Although the T&F season was very short several new club records have been set, so congratulations to. Lorna Brown (Javelin), Victoria Anestik (Shot, Javelin& 70m H) Rosie Sharples (Shot) and Olivia Vareille (800m). The records can be viewed here

Cross Country. Unfortunately the Inter Club XC scheduled for 17th Oct has had to be postponed due to the recent rise in COVID cases. The National Relays has been pushed back a week and the Short Course has been pushed back to Dec, please note entries to both these events will be restricted. The District Champs have unfortunately been canceled.

Virtual Roads. A series of virtual events covering ALL age groups has been arranged by SA. Please see here for further info and how to enter, note the closing date of 21/10.

Covid Updates. The new restriction brought in recently mainly affect those aged 18 and over. Outdoors their field of play bubble has been suspended and they must practice social distancing at all times. Indoors they are only allowed to train with their own household plus their coaches household.