February Updates AGM, Young Athletes Road Race & 6/4 Stage Road Relays, Website, Indoor League, Club Records, Summer Season
AGM. Following our AGM the office bearers for the next year wil be. John Pentecost (President) Gary Smith (Vice President) Tracy Hendry (Secretary) Caroline Lawless (Treasurer) The other committee members are Jane Roy, Mark Johnstone, Alistair McCallum, Grant Matheson & Harry Baird. The membership fees for 2020 will be unchanged with renewal details emailed to our members soon.
Young Athletes Road Race. 15th March (U13, U15 & U17 Age groups). Athletes should self enter this event via this link by 27th Feb
6/4 Stage Road Relays 28th March (U20, Sen & Masters) Athletes wishing to run in this should complete the relevant sections in this form and we will submit a club entry. Please submit by March 13th and note your SA membership MUST be valid.
Website; Following some feedback from our members we have identified a problem with navigation that some may have encountered if they were viewing the website on a tablet or phone. This has now been rectified but if you spot anything else amiss please use our contact form to get in touch.
Indoor League. Three teams have qualified for the Finals match which takes place on March 8th. Jerome will select these teams soon and they will be posted on our Competition Info section. The teams that qualified were U13 Boys who finished 3rd from 25 teams, U13 Girls 1st from 25 teams and U15 Girls 3rd from 26.
The U17W and U20W both narrowly missed qualification and finished 4th in their respective leagues, the U17W were just two points short! Meanwhile the U15 Boys finished in 6th place, U17M in 7th and U20M in 8th.
Club Records. New indoor club records have been set by Victoria Anestik in the U13 Pentathlon, where she just missed out on a podium place by finishing 4th. Rosie Sharples set a new U17W Pentathlon points total and bagged the Gold Medal as well to accompany her Gold in the HJ at the U17 Nationals the previous week. Jessica Christie set a new 1500m record. Well done them and indeed all the athletes who have performed over the last few weeks with many setting fine new PB's.
Summer Season. With only a few meeting either indoors or cross country remaining, the attention will soon with to the summer season with athlete availability forms coming out soon and posted in the Competition Info section. Please remember all Junior athletes (or their parents) are MUST return these and RSVP to any subsequent team selection in a timely manner.