VP-Glasgow athletes had a very successful outing at the recent Masters and Relay Championships which were held at a dry and sunny Grangemouth Stadium on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th July.
The Relay medal teams were as follows:-
U17 Women won Bronze in the 3 x 800m Relay in a time of 7.30.92s
Senior Women “A” and “B” teams won Gold and Silver in the 4 x 100m Relay with times of 49.53s and 52.64 respectively.
U17 Men won Bronze in the 3 x 800m Relay in a time of 6.36.34s
Senior Men “A” team won Gold in the 4 x 100m Relay in a time of 42.72. The “B” team narrowly missed out on a medal by coming fourth in a time of 45.69s
In the Masters Women Championships, Claire Thompson won an impressive 4 Gold medals for the following performances:-
Discus Throw – 29.63m
Shot Putt – 9.65m
3000m – 11.42.34s
1500m – 5.40.61s
In the Masters Men’s Championships, Gerry Farrell won Gold in the Discus with a throw of 41.28m and Silver in the Shot Putt with a distance of 10.80m.
Craig Clark made his debut for VP-Glasgow winning Bronze medals in both the 100m and 200m with times of 12.43s and 25.75s respectively.
Very well done to all athletes who took part in the Championships.