Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Glasgow International

International Match

VP-Glasgow was well represented at the Sainsbury's International Match at the Emirates Arena on Saturday the 24th of January.

Sam Adams achieved a pb of 4.80m while finishing third in the Pole Vault.

Hazel Ross was 4th in the 60m Hurdles with a time of 8.65s.

Ray Bobrownicki was 2nd in the High Jump with a height of 2.19m.

Joe Moultrie was third in the 1500m with a time of 4:17.07.

Dianne Ramsey was a member of the 4x400m relay team that finished in 2nd place with a time of 3:37.60.

Our U15 boys 4x200m relay team won the National Relays convincingly during the International Match.  Jamie Stevenson, Cameron McKnight, Daniel Reda and Adam Orr were a credit to the club.

Club Record

Club Record

Congratulations to our womans 4 x 400m relay team who broke the club record while competing in the Division 1 match of the UKWAL at Lee Valley in London on Sunday the 11th of May.Relay Record 2014

The team of Erin McIlveen, Chloe Lambert, Phillippa Millage and Dianne Ramsay set a new club record of 3:44.32 when finishing first in the 4 x 400m.

The previous record was 3:44.72 and was set at Grangemouth in 2003 by Lisa Whigham, Alison Reid, Jennifer Ward and Lesley Clarkson.

 

Scottish Record

Scottish Record

Jax Thoirs achieved a new pb and a Scottish record in the pole vault.Jax Thoirs

Jax was competing in the Ken Shannon Invitational meeting in Seattle on the 10th of May when he cleared an incredible 5.60m. 

Congratulations to Jax, hopefully he can improve on the record once more at Hampden in July.

Jax is currently studying at Washington State University.

Special Olympics

Special Olympics

Congratulations to Steven Bryce who has been selected to represent Great Britain at the Special Olympics in 2014.Steven Bryce

The Special Olympics are being held in July 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Athletes from 170 countries are expected to take part in the event.

Another fantastic achievement Steven, well done.

Hopefully you'll enjoy the experience and share your memories when you return.