Lower Youth Development League Track & Field Reports 2019

Lower Youth Development League Track & Field Reports 2019

Emily Bury YDL

Lower Youth Development League West 2 (U13 and U15)

Saturday 27th April – Blackpool

Well done to all ECH young athletes who took part and braved the bad weather in the first fixture of the track & field season. All athletes competed well with many personal best performances very early in the season. The team finished in 7th place overall with a total of 365.5 points. Notable performances came from Sam Rowell (1st U15 Javelin A – 23.39m), Edward Rankin (1st U13 100m B – 13.7), Luke Carrington (1st U13 1500m A – 5.09.2), Emily Bowker (1st U13 800m A – 2.34.4), Madeline Stout (1st U13 1200m A – 4.31.4) and Alice Cunningham (1st U13 1200m B – 4.35.6).

A big well done to Duncan McGraw and Orla Mannion who are our new team managers, and thanks to Wade Cooper for being our level 2 official on the day.

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Saturday 18th May – Bury

ECH juniors performed well in the second match of the series, again finishing 7th team with a total of 441 points. Winning performances came from Sam Rowell (U15 Javelin A – 26.39), Archie McLaren (U13 100m B – 13.9), Emily Bowker (U13 800m A – 2.29.1) and Alice Cunningham (U13 1200m B – 4.28.8).

Well done to all athletes who took part earning crucial points for the club. A big thank you to the team managers, coaches, parents/carers and officials for helping out on the day.

Photo inset – Emily Bowker with an impressive win in the 800m.

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