Trophy time for Scarborough Athletic Club stars
Recognition by the Scarborough Athletic Club
Shaun Tymon – In recognition of his time with the club, supporting the presidents and the board, and in particular the support he has given to the current president, and for the 11 years he served on the committee
Heather Westron – In recognition of the many hours of work put into our member’s registration and the behind the scenes work to keep it up to date.
Tony Gough – Tony worked and worked all season to dramatically improve his 10 kilometer and 10 mile times and came back from several injuries to run a first marathon in 3 hours 14 minutes.
Special Achievement Award
Andy Doody – Zero to 26.2. After recovering from an illness, he achieved incredible achievement in going from a non-runner to a marathon distance in 18 months, while improving over 10 kilometer, 10 mile and half distances. marathon.
Caroline Metcalfe – Go all out for training runs and fitness and once told us ‘she wants to be in the best shape possible for the London Marathon this year’
Improvements in a half marathon time of almost 45 minutes and a marathon time of almost 20 minutes.
Junior athlete of the year.
Jackson Smith – For his achievements in junior and senior athletics and also in road racing, including winning the Tholthorpe 10 kilometer road race.
Contribution to the Club – Clubman of the Year
Adie Atkinson – Presented in recognition of his work leading the race, supporting other club members at events, sacrificing his races to help others succeed and improve. he also managed to set his own marathon time in less than 4.5 hours, even though training was interrupted by injury.
Special Contribution Award
Ruth Frank – Support for several runners who originally formed a training group during Covid Lockdown but are now continuing to train and work for their upcoming marathons
Mick Thompson – 13 cross country events, 6 x East Yorkshire League and 7 x North Yorkshire League.
Additional Prize – Achievements in 2021.
Mick Thompson – 13 x cross country races, 3 x athletics league events, all Summer Handicap races, Parkruns, 500 miles in 50 days for Mind charity, and ongoing work with stats and newspaper articles .
Chris Wade – Supported the club’s senior and junior athletes throughout 2021. Always ensured a session was set up even when he couldn’t attend.
Daniel Bateson – 2 hours 46 minutes in York, which was an exceptional time.
Rhona Marshall – 3 hours 3 minutes in Boston, earning a qualification for the UK Championship integrated into the London Marathon. She has since improved for a marathon under 3 hours in Manchester
Men’s 10 kilometer Race Series – Mike Ellwood Cup
James Kraft – Very fast times and high placings throughout 2021 including 4th overall in the McCain 10k race.
Women’s 10 kilometer Race Series – The Janet Lawrence Cup.
Rhona Marshall – Impressive 10 kilometer results throughout 2021, including overall results of a first place, second place and two third place finishes (which were 2 x 1st and 2 x 2nd in the category of age)
Neil Scruton – Following his return from knee surgery, Neil still competed in Cross-Country, Fell Racing, Road Racing and Parkruns, and took first place in his age class in all but one race in 2021 He has represented the club at many events over the 2021 season. He also supports the club behind the scenes with work on the cross country course, handicaps and the McCain 10 kilometer event. He also enjoyed club social events, including the trip to Liverpool.
Presentation of the club president
David Field – A committee and club membership presentation (presented by Dale Hepples), in recognition of the support and efforts given to the club and its membership over the past two years.
A number of other personal thanks and introductions were made to various members of the club, for the work and support given to the various activities that the club organizes and supports.
Robin and Sue Haslam, Alan Whelan, Danny Walls, Bob Lillie, David Parke, Margaret Scruton, Harry Forkin, Ralph Broadley, Dale Hepples, The Social Committee (Mel Padgham, Linda Hinchliffe, Sally Kingscott, Hiede Wilson, Jennie and Dawn Trown) , and many others who give their time to the club.
Due to the limited competition available to Scarborough AC juniors during the year, the following junior club members who competed for the club received an award to recognize their contribution and achievements
Boys; Alfie Carr, Alfie Coles, Harry Coles, Monty Kettlewell, Logan Lambert, Jamil Miah, Ozzy Stringer, Jackson Smith
Girls. Florence Carr, Amelia Curtis, Lily Mae-Hirst, Talia Lambert, Elsie Stamper
Men under 17 years old. Ozzy Stringer
Senior Men. Robbie Preston
Over 60 years old. Michael Whiteley
Over 65 years old. Andrew Robertson
Under 40 years old. Nikki Carr Walls
Over 50. Hester Butterworth
Over 55 years old. Sally Kingscott and Brenda May
Women overall. Rebecca Tooth
Senior 20-35. Catherine Wills
Under 17 track. Jackson Smith
Under 17 field. Logan Lambert
Senior track. Dale Hepple
Senior field. Rob Russell
Under 17 track. Talia Lambert
Under 17 field. Talia Lambert
Senior Track, Julia Hubbard
Senior field. Jenna Wheatman.