West Cheshire Athletic Club: the Manchester Marathon
Sophie Haslam at Heaton Park
Keely Smith and Wullie McGarrell celebrated West Cheshire Athletic Club’s record performances at the Manchester Marathon.
Keely posted a new Women’s Club Record of 2:52.10, and Wullie celebrated a new Over-55 Men’s Club Age Group Record of 2:57.55.
The pair were joined at the event by club teammates Michael Young, Lewis Tandy and Steve Duffy.
Michael clocked 2:42.03 for 49th position, while Lewis clocked 2:55.12 and Steve clocked 3:03.35.
West Cheshire AC’s Amelia Snowden, Nia Manson, Ruby Phillips, Carys Manson, Sophie Haslam, Beth Manson and Satine Wearden set many personal bests at the Trafford Open Athletics meeting.
Amelia completed the Girls Under 11 600m with a new best of 2:04.94 and added 24.38 in the 150m, while Nia clocked a Girls Under 11 personal best time of 2:09.36 in the 600m, a 75m best of 12.4, a 150m best of 24.98 and a long jump best of /2.47.
Ruby clocked a new women’s under-15 personal best in the 800m in 2:22.24, while Carys clocked a new women’s under-17 best in the 100m in 13.86 and a new best in the 200 m in 28.70.
Sophie recorded a new 100m record for girls under 15 of 13.69, a best long jump of 4.47m, and added 44.12 in her 300m, and cleared 1-35 m in the high jump.
Beth set new personal bests for girls under 13 in the 75m with 10.94 and 150m with 22.22, and added a long jump of 3.76m, while Satine achieved a new record in the 150m in 26.1, and added 12.66 in the 75m and 14.15m in the discus. .
Macy Brett clocked a time of 12.5 for the sprint hurdles at Wavertree in the Liverpool Harriers Open Athletics meeting.
And the sisters, Satine and Cosette Wearden, both celebrated new personal bests in Stanley Park at the Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde AC Open Athletics Meeting. girls 3,000m in 11:18.8.
Fixtures this weekend include Warrington’s open athletics meeting at Victoria Park on Saturday, the same day as Liverpool’s throwing and jumping competition at Wavertree.
Round six of the Borders Road Running League takes place this Sunday over a six-mile course, from Tattenhall Recreation Club, Field Lane (off Burwardsley Road), Tattenhall, CH3 9QF. (departure 11 a.m.).
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