- Mick Bond
Weekly round up - 30th August 2020
BMC Gold Meeting Lee Valley 29th August Sabrina Sinha ran 4.20.50 for 1500m in a race run in cold and windy conditions and picked up a coupe of useful scalps ahead of the British Champs next weekend. Holly Dixon ran her first 1500m and finished with a respectable 4.36.86 UK Javelin Invitation. Lee Valley 30th August Katie March was agonisingly close to the 40m mark with a 39.98 throw in the last round. Another club record however and puts her 3rd in the UK rankings. This competition at Lee Valley was followed by a swift driver care of her grandad to Chelmsford to compete in the Discus at the South of England's Covid Games where she picked up 9th place with 24.63m Other results from Chelmsford Dante Legister finished 2nd in the U15 100m, with an equal time to his Shaftsbury Barnet rival of 11.23, after a wind 11.17 in the heats. Cleo Agyepong won the Under 17 shot with 13.02 whilst mum Jenny was 5th in the women's competition with 9.83 Next weekend see's the British champs being held in Manchester and the UK A club connect relays at lee valley (with U15, Girls, Under 15 Boys and Under 17 men's teams competing for the club) At the British Champs Sabrina goes in the 1500m, Daniel Falode in the Triple Jump, Brandon Mingelli in the 100m and Luc Legon in the 5k Walk The Müller British Athletics Championships will be broadcast live on Friday night on BBC2, 1800-2100 and Saturday afternoon on BBC1, 1315-1630.