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Posts from — July 2011

Junior Summer Break

Junior groups 11+, that train at Hillingdon Stadium, will be taking a summer break from 2nd – 18th August inclusive. The first session back is Tuesday 23rd August.

July 27, 2011   Comments Off on Junior Summer Break

Recent Results

Results from the Southern Veterans League fixture on 18th July and the National Junior League fixture on 24th July plus other recent results are here.

July 27, 2011   Comments Off on Recent Results

Flying Fayers does it again

Matt Fayers continued to show his peers the way to get results with yet another fine performance on Saturday 23rd July in Manchester.  Regular visitors to this site will know that Matt has been on exceptional form this year, and so it will come as no surprise that he has lowered his own U20 800m club record again from 1:52.27 to 1:51.65.

In a very strong area of UK  juniors athletics he is currently ranked 11th U20 man. May the progresss continue.

Watch more video of 2011 BMC Grand Prix Trafford on www.athleticos.org

July 25, 2011   Comments Off on Flying Fayers does it again

Trio-mendous record breakers

Carys Tetlaw hopped, skipped and jumped past the U17W  club Triple Jump record in June. She passed the previous line in the sand by 2 centimetres with 10.34 metres. With the good work of our club coaches plus extra coaching now by GB Olympian Larry Achike, this record may not  last very long.

U17W Rebecca Miles also set a club record in June. In the 300m hurdles she cleared the 2009 record of 50.0 with a time of 49.3 at our home track to show her all round ability.

For a third time this season Matt Fayers has broken the club U20M 800m record. At Watford in a BMC race on Wednesday 13th July  he took almost a 1 second chunk out of his previous record of 1:53.08 with a fantastic 1:52.27 at 16 years old.

Watch more video of 2011 BMC Watford Gold Standard Meet on www.athleticos.org

Please make sure we are informed of club records across the ages genders and disciplines so that current athletes and coaches achievements don’t get missed.

July 17, 2011   Comments Off on Trio-mendous record breakers

Borough Trophies, 16th July 2011, Perivale. Results

Well done to the men’s team  that retained the Farringdon Trophy to show that the men are still on track. The women and girls team depleated to only 4 competitors took 3rd in the Atlanta Trophy. In the Jewkes Trophy it was a similar case of a low turn out as the boys were 5th team.

Results here.

July 12, 2011   Comments Off on Borough Trophies, 16th July 2011, Perivale. Results

National Junior League – Kingston Sunday 10th July

Hillingdon’s Junior squad finished 6th in the match of 8 teams at the weekend and managed to retain 5th in the leagues overall.

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July 11, 2011   Comments Off on National Junior League – Kingston Sunday 10th July

Wee kend sees first flush

Alan enjoying.....the facilities

This Saturday, 9th July, saw the first use of the new washrooms at the Club House.

The club were blown clean away with the new facilities when Harry Wild and Norma Cressy opened them to club members for the first time.

Many Thanks to John Bignall and Allan Butler for all of their hard work on this project and to the good people at the London Marathon Trust.

July 10, 2011   Comments Off on Wee kend sees first flush

Hillingdon 2nd in SAL

Brief down pour’s in the weather reflected how points came for Hillingdon today at the 3rd Southern Athletics Meeting in Sandy; in fits and spurts.

The ladies team was devastated by injury but pulled together missing only a handful of events on the team sheet. The men were bolstered by some debuts for the league and only 19 points separated Hillingdon and eventual winners, Swindon.

The men’s 4 X 1 team had a strong win with the ladies coming home in 2nd. Full results here and pictures soon, watch this space.

July 9, 2011   Comments Off on Hillingdon 2nd in SAL