Tuesday, December 18, 2018

SDS Senior Championships

The SDS Senior Track and Field Championships were held at Grangemouth Stadium on Wednesday 12th September.  Apart from one very heavy “shower” of rain, the weather was quite kind and everyone had dried out by the time we got on the bus to return home!  11 VP-Glasgow athletes took part and there were many medals won and PBs achieved.  Well done to all athletes who competed.  Performances of note are listed below.

Michael Baillie won Gold in the 200m with a time of 29.00s (PB) and Bronze in the Soft Ball with a throw of 15.07m (PB).

Fraser Brash won Gold as part of the “B” 4 x 100m Relay team.

Steven Bryce won Gold in the 800m with a time of 2:03.9s which Is a new T20 Scottish Record.  He also achieved a PB in the 200m with a time of 26.45s.

Darren Carruthers won Bronze in the 800m with a time of 2:30.32s, achieved a PB in the Javelin with a throw of 19.49m and won Gold as part of the 4 x 400m Relay team.

Alasdair Larter won Bronze in the 400m with a time of 67.39 (PB) and Gold as part of the 4 x 400m Relay team.

Andrew Larter won Gold in the 200m with a time of 27.44s, Gold in the Long Jump with a distance of 5.04m and Gold as part of the “A” 4 x 100m Relay team (T20 Championship Record).

Sean McCormick won Gold in the 200m with a time of 23.84s, Gold in the Shot Putt with a throw of 10.36m, Gold as part of the “A” 4 x 100m Relay team (T20 Championship Record) and achieved a PB in the 100m with a time of 11.65s.

Rodrigo McEwan won Silver in the 200m with a time of 30.47s and Gold as part of the “B” 4 x 100m Relay team.

David Mott won Gold as part of the “B” 4 x 100m Relay team and achieved a PB in the 200m with a time of 27.89s.

Gavin Roberts won Gold as part of the “A” 4 x 100m Relay team (T20 Championship Record).

Lauren Gallagher won Gold in the RR 100m with a time of 26.88s, Gold in the RR 200m with a time of 52.88s and Gold in the RR 800m with a time of 4:18.60s.

 

Linda Innes

U13,U15 and U20 Championships

The Scottish Athletics U13, U15 and U20 Track and Fild Championships took place at Grangemouth Stadium on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th August.  Well done to all VP-Glasgow athletes who competed, won medals and achieved PBs.  Performances of note are listed below.

U13 Girls

Jenna Hilditch won Gold in the 100m with a time of 13.26s (PB) and Silver in the 70m Hurdles with a time of 11.70s.

Meghan Porterfield won Gold and beat her own Championship Record in the Shot Putt with a throw of 12.37m.  Meghan also won Gold in the Discus with a throw of 34.65m.

Zoe Wilson achieved a PB in the 800m with a time of 2:42.01s and a PB in the 200m with a time of 30.78s.

Sophie Sinclair achieved a PB in the 1500m with a time of 5:18.42s.

Holly Hailstone achieved a PB in the Javelin with a throw of 22.07m.

U15 Girls

Ellie Davidson won Bronze in the 75m Hurdles with a time of 11.76s and Bronze in the High Jump with a height of 1.59m.

Evie Greig won Bronze in the 200m with a time of 26.64s (PB)

Abbey Orr won Gold and a Championship Record in the High Jump with a height of 1.67m (PB) and Bronze in the Long Jump with a distance of 5.16m

Holly Kirkwood won Silver in the Long Jump with a distance of 5.22m (PB) and Silver in the Triple Jump with a distance of 10.06m (PB).

Rachel Hewitson achieved a PB in the 75m hurdles with a time of 11.62s.

U15 Boys

Ben Chatham won Silver in the 80m Hurdles with a time of 11.98s and Silver in the Long Jump with a distance of 5.72m.

Connor McNally won Silver in the High Jump with a height of 1.74m

Luke Johnston achieved a PB in the 100m with a time of 12.55s and a PB in the 200m with a time of 25.93s.

U20 Women

Robyn Taylor won Silver in the 100m with a time of 12.54s (PB)

Alice Baxendale won Gold in the Discus with a throw of 36.48m

Morgan MacDougall won Silver in the Pole Vault with a height of 2.76m

Charlotte Steele won Silver in the Javelin with a throw of 39.16m (PB)

Shannon Waldron won Bronze in the Hammer with a throw of 45.59m (PB).

U20 Men

Andrew Peck won Bronze in the Discus with a throw of 38.26m

Adam Boyle won Gold in the Javelin with a throw of 59.31m

 

Linda Innes

Senior and U17 Championships

The Scottish Athletics Senior and U17 Championships took place at Grangemouth Stadium on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th August.  Well done to all VP-Glasgow athletes who competed.  Performances of note are listed below.

 

Senior Women

Sarah Potter won Bronze in the 5000m with a time of 17:17.61.

Chloe Lambert won Bronze in the 100m with a time of 12.29s and Bronze in the 200m with a time of 25.37s.

Mhairi Porterfield won Gold in the Shot Putt with a throw of 12.19m.

Mhairi Hendry won Gold in the 800m with a time of 2:07.91.

Philippa Millage won Silver in the 800m with a time of 2:10.58.

Charlotte Steele won Silver in the Javelin with a throw of 34.80m.

Hannah Lawler won Gold in the Pole Vault with a height of 3.66m.

 

Senior Men

Alec Thomas won Gold in the 100m with a time of 10.85s.

Adam Boyle won Silver in the Javelin with a throw of 58.40m.

Jax Thoirs won Gold in the Pole Vault with a height of 5.06m.

Sean Fontana won Silver in the 5000m with a time of 14:39.52.

Lewis McGuire won Gold in the High Jump with a height of 2.02m.

Marcus Morton won Bronze in the High Jump with a height of 1.92m.

Andrew Peck won Bronze in the Discus with a throw of 38.72m.

 

U17W

Alice Baxendale won Gold in the Discus with a throw of 36.68m.

Emily Miller won Silver in the 300m with a time of 40.78s.

Shannon Waldron won Silver in the Hammer with a throw of 55.48m.

Morgan MacDougall won Silver in the Pole Vault with a height of 3.01m.

Cara McCauley won Bronze in the Pole Vault with a height of 2.71m.

 

U17M

Ross Whitelaw won Silver in the 800m with a time of 2:00.00.

 

Linda Innes

West District Championships

The Scottish Athletics West District Championships took place at a very warm and sunny (if at times rather windy) Kilmarnock Stadium on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th May 2018.  VP-Glasgow were very well represented and, in total, there were 64 medals won by our athletes and 5 Championship Records.  Well done to all who competed.  Performances of note are listed below.

 

U13G

Jenna Hilditch won Gold in the 70m Hurdles with a time of 11.92s (Championship Record) and Gold in the 200m with a time of 27.68s.

Meghan Porterfield won Gold in the Shot Putt with a throw of 11.22m (Championship Record) and Gold in the Discus with a throw of 29.77m (Championship Record)

Sophie Sinclair won Silver in the 1500m with a time of 5:19.81s.

Holly Hailstone won Bronze in the Javelin with a throw of 16.58m.

 

U13B

Brodie Wright won Bronze in the 75m Hurdles with a time of 14.01s.

David Kirkpatrick won Bronze in the 1500m with a time of 5:02.32s.

 

U15G

Ellie Davidson won Gold in the 75m Hurdles with a time of 11.75s and Silver in the High Jump with a height of 1.64m.

Beth Bushell won Bronze in the 800m with a time of 2:26.28s.

Evie Greig won Silver in the 100m with a time of 13.34s and Silver in the 200m with a time of 27.15s

Catriona Scott won Bronze in the 300m with a time of 45.31s.

Abbey Orr won Gold in the Long Jump with a jump of 5.20m and Gold in the High Jump with a height of 1.64m.

Holly Kirkwood won Silver in the Long Jump with a jump of 4.83m and Gold in the Triple Jump with a jump of 9.61m.

Valencia Wright won Gold in the 1500m with a time of 4:48.65s.

 

U15B

Ben Chatham won Gold in the 80m Hurdles with a time of 11.88s (Championship Record) and Gold in the Long Jump with a jump of 5.60m.

George Harrand won Gold in the 100m with a time of 12.18s; Bronze in the 300m with a time of 40.32s and Silver in the 200m with a time of 25.09s.

 

U17W

Kiera Maxwell won Bronze in the Javelin with a throw of 21.85s.

Grace Thompson won Silver in the High Jump with a height of 1.42m and Bronze in the Discus with a throw of 28.38m.

Morgan MacDougall won Silver in the Pole Vault with a height of 2.60m.

Cara McCauley won Bronze in the Pole Vault with a height of 2.50m.

Alice Baxendale won Bronze in the Shot Putt with a throw of 10.50m and Gold in the Discus with a throw of 36.47m.

Shannon Waldron won Gold in the Hammer with a throw of 50.80m (Championship Record).

 

U17M

Jamie Stevenson won Gold in the 100m with a time of 11.21s.

Sol Stewart won Bronze in the 100m with a time of 11.47s and Bronze in the 200m with a time of 23.45s.

Ross Whitelaw won Silver in the 400m with a time of 51.51s and Gold in the 800m with a time of 2:01.67s.

 

U20W

Holly Little won Silver in the 800m with a time of 2:16.83s.

Jade Henry won Gold in the 100m with a time of 12.27s.

Robyn Taylor won Silver in the 100m with a time of 12.54s and Gold in the 200m with a time of 26.52s.

Charlotte Steele won Silver in the Javelin with a throw of 31.80m and Silver in the Discus with a throw of 29.17m.

Dion Ingram won Bronze in the 400m Hurdles with a time of 67.02s.

Amy Bissett won Silver in the 1500m with a time of 5:17.08s.

 

U20M

Andrew Peck won Gold in the Discus with a throw of 43.51m.

Timothy Chan won Silver in the Triple Jump with a jump of 12.76m.

 

Senior Women

Grace Norman won Gold in the 800m with a time of 2:21.47s.

Chloe Lambert won Gold in the 400m with a time of 55.07s; Gold in the 100m with a time of 12.28s and Gold in the 200m with a time of 25.09s.

Claire Taylor won Silver in the 100m with a time of 13.18s.

Emma Thompson won Bronze in the High Jump with a height of 1.47m.

Hannah Lawlor won Gold in the Pole Vault with a height of 3.50m.

Mhairi Porterfield won Gold in the Shot Putt with a throw of 12.99m and Gold in the Hammer with a throw of 50.19m.

Katie Ord won Silver in the Shot Putt with a throw of 10.07m and Silver in the Hammer with a throw of 48.68m.

Stephanie Lawrie won Bronze in the 1500m with a time of 5:02.25s.

 

Senior Men

Alec Thomas won Gold in the 100m with a time of 10.86s.

Kade Thomas won Silver in the 100m with a time of 10.98s.

Jax Thoirs won Silver in the Long Jump with a jump of 6.77m.

Lewis McGuire won Gold in the High Jump with a height of 2.11m.

Gerry Farrell won Silver in the Discus with a throw of 31.48m.

 

Linda Innes