The England Under 20 and Under 23 Champs at Bedford saw a host of club athletes in action and such was our depth that the club realised 15 medals, including two gold, four silver and nine bronze along side many other great performances.
Bekah Walton threw over 50m again with 50.20m to win the under 23 womens javelin, and Nana Gyedu continues her fine form with a 14.78m win in the under 20 ladies shot. A great new pb for HAC athlete Aaron Enser in the 3,000m steeplechase winning silver in 9.12.54, with Hannah MacAulay securing silver in the under 23 ladies discus with 42.48m, and Annie Davies and Isabella Hilditch running brilliantly for silver and bronze in the 100m hurdles with 13.69 and 13.79 respectively, and Fleur Todd Warmoth ran brilliantly for silver in the under 20 ladies 3,000m with a great new pb of 9.42.73. All other medalists including many bronze medals listed below, plus yet another new 400m pb for Sam Reardon with 47.48 and Dillon Claydon’s shot of 15.32m for 5th.
|Under 23 Men|
|Aaron Enser||3000m SC||2nd||9.12.54||PB|
|Kelechi Aguocha||High Jump||3rd||2.10m|
|Ben Sutton||Long Jump||3rd||7.04m|
|Lewis Harknett||3000m SC||4th||9.21.71|
|Coleman Corry||400m Hurdles||7th||58.59|
|Under 23 Women|
|Annie Davies||100m Hurdles||2nd||13.69|
|Isabella Hilditch||100m Hurdles||3rd||13.79|
|Under 20 Men|
|Dillon Claydon||Shot Putt||5th||15.32m||PB|
|Barnaby Corry||Pole Vault||6th||4.15m|
|Pablo Seema Roca||400m||Q||49.82|
|Under 20 Women|
|Nana Gyedu||Shot Putt||1st||14.78m|
|Fleur Todd Warmoth||3000m||2nd||9.42.73||PB|
|Amelia Gray||Triple Jump||3rd||11.97||PB|
|Mallory Cluley||100m Hurdles||3rd||13.85|
At the Southern League London South East match held at Eltham, the club won the mixed mens and womens match by a clear margin against Kent AC, Bexley and Cambridge Harriers. There were many outstanding performances including Michael Damoah 10.93 in the 100m and 22.17 in the 200m, Faith Akinbileje 11.98 in the 100m for a pb, Zsiriah Thomas 25.78 over 200m and a new sb, a fine run from V45 athlete Carole Coulon with 10.31.00 over 3,000m, 15.25 by Zoe Austridge over the 100m hurdles and wins in both mens and womens 4 x 100m and 4 x 400m relays. In the field Edward Regan recorded a pb in the high jump with 1.70m, the same height for Rebecca Hawkins, good pole vault efforts by Benjamin Platt, Oscar Whitcombe, Barnaby Corry and Holly Platt, with Brydon Duncan still an under 17 wining the senior discus with new pb of 35.86m. Solid discus wins for Hannah MacAulay and Gypsy Nash also still an under 17 athlete who also threw a new pb of 40.16 to win the hammer with Abbie Stewart also throwing a new pb with 39.96m.