West Cheshire Athletic Club: Triple success for Harriet

HAT-TRICK HERO: Harriet Wheeler participates in the javelin throw

Harriet Wheeler celebrated a hat-trick of wins for West Cheshire Athletic Club at Trafford.

The talented thrower won success in the women’s under-15 shot put (9.06m), discus (21.54m) and javelin throw (35.49m), to help earn second place in the his club in the five-club Under-13 and Under-15 squad. Athletics league play-off match held at Longford Park stadium.

But the result means West Cheshire AC are relegated from the North West Premier Division and will take part in the North West League Division One next year.

Harriet was joined in the winner’s circle by Emily Owen, Ruby Phillips, Macy Brett, Kara Stoll, Natasha Cobb, Thomas Rimmer, Ellis Williams, Seb Whiteley, Lydia Walker, Beth Manson, Maddy Cobb, Mae Grant and Eva Brooks.

Emily won the women’s under-15 100m in 12.3 seconds, while Ruby lapped the women’s under-15 800m in 2:21.7, Macy clocked a winning time of 12.2 seconds in the under-15 girls’ 75m hurdles, while Kara won the under-15 girls’ discus (20.82m) and hammer (39.11m), and Natasha won the B shot ( 7.47m) and Hammer B for girls under 15.

Thomas won the 800m (2:28.0) and long jump (4.28m) for the under-13s, Ellis won the long jump B for the under-13s (3.73m) and Seb reached 9.71m for first place in the under-13 category. shot put.

Lydia (10.4 and 21.0) and Beth (10.6 and 21.0) delivered double successes in the Girls Under 13 75m and 150m sprints, while Maddy won the Girls Under 13 Javelin with 20.14m, Mae cleared 1-30m for victory in the under 13 girls B high jump, and Eva won the under 13 girls long jump with 3.98m.

Macy Brett, Holly Bosworth, Ruby Phillips and Emily Owen teamed up for victory in the women’s under-15 4x100m relay with a time of 52.1 seconds, and Eva Brooks, Beth Manson, Nancy Collins and Lydia Walker won the women’s 4x100m under-13 relay. with 56.2 seconds.

Josh Stirling, Euan Garland, Dan Walker, Roman Johnson, Teresa Arvidsson, Emma Nevett, Nancy Farmer, Abigail Mulcaster, Aiden Hilton, Logan Sefton, Seth Bates, Harry McKenna, Esme Graham, also scored important points for the team of the West Cheshire AC. Ruby Billington, Eleanor Wheeler and Sophie Mulcaster.

SECOND: Traci Shipley in action at the Salford Triathlon

West Cheshire AC’s Traci Shipley finished second in her age group and fifth lady in the Salford Triathlon.

West Cheshire AC is hosting a Come and Try athletics event at the Ellesmere Port Sports Village athletics track on Friday August 12 (6pm-9pm).

Anyone aged 8.5 and over is welcome to attend the game after watching the World Championships in Oregon and the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

This weekend’s fixtures for West Cheshire Athletic Club include the Northern Track and Field League final round at Blackburn’s Witton Park Stadium on Saturday August 6.

The schedule for this year’s Wirral Multi-Terrain Race Series has been released: Tuesday, September 6 at Royden Park (7pm start); Tuesday, September 13, at Harrison Drive (7 p.m.); Tuesday, September 20, Thurstaston Visitor Center (6:30 p.m.); Tuesday, September 27, at Arrowe Park (6:30 p.m.). The opening of registrations is scheduled for August 1st.

West Cheshire AC will host a Borders Road Running League race on January 22. The full list of tentative dates and venues for the 2022/23 season are as follows: Race One: 16 October, Wirral; Race 2: November 13, Chester Tri; Race 3: December 18, Cybi; Race 4: January 22, West Cheshire; Fifth race: 19 March, Deeside; Sixth race: April 9, Wrecsam Tri; Seventh race: May 3, Prestatyn. All departures are at 11 a.m., except the last race which is an evening departure.

Entries are now open for the England U15 and U17 Athletics Championships which will be held at the Bedford International Athletics Stadium on Saturday and Sunday 27 and 28 August.

Oswestry Olympians hold The Rhydycroesau Fell Run, August 20 (1.15pm start), from Rhydycroesau Village Hall with an entry fee of £7 on the day.

Registration is now open for this year’s Guilden Sutton 10k road race hosted by West Cheshire AC on Sunday 18th September.

The entry link is here.


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