It’s been a good few weeks for Walton’s athletes on the indoor circuit! A summary of some of the amazing results is below. Check out the latest club newsletter for more info and latest notices!
England Athletics U20 Combined Events
Phillip Kastner competing at the England Athletics U20 Combined events in Sheffield 4th-5th January picked up a Bronze Medal and a new Heptathlon PB.
South of England Championships 11th-12th January– Lee Valley
Wow what a weekend for Xavier Taylor U13B, with 1st place and a huge PB in the Long Jump and went on to be 2nd in the 60m.
Hayden Evans U15B Silver medal and a PB in the 300m.
U15G Annalise Agyei-Kyem also a PB and a Silver medal in the 300m.
U15G Emma Fisher picked up a Bronze in the 200m and a PB in the 60m, making the semi final.
Ben Wells U15B also made the semis with a PB in the 200m.
George Sudderick U17M also picked up a Bronze in the 200m.
Also competing: Jeslyn Agyei-Kyem U17W was 2nd in the 200m semis, Jacob Gelona U17M 5th in his heat of the 400m and Georgia Russell 4th in the U17W Shot.
Surrey County Championships 15th-16th February
Great performances again with Xavier Taylor U13B 4th in his 60m heat and Jacob Thomas U15M 4th in the Long Jump.
Two County Champs in the Shot, with Georgia Russell 12.49m in the U17W for the Gold and in the Senior Men Sam Mace 11.87m to take the second Gold.
England U15/17 Championships – Sheffield 22nd-23rdFebruary
A handful of Walton athletes made the trek to Sheffield and all came home with new personal bests and one with a medal!
Emma Fisher U15W 300m 41.94 sec 3rd in her heat and 60m 8.03 sec 4th in semis.
Hayden Evans U15M 60m 8th in the semis but made 5th place in the 300m final.
Ben Wells U15M 60m 6th in his heat and in the 300m 5th in his heat.
Big Throws for Georgia Russell who had her best weekend ever in the Shot with a huge new personal best and New Club Record with the 3kg U17W of 13.21m and best of all her first National Medal, collecting a Bronze.