No training on Easter Saturday, or Tuesdays during the Easter holidays. There will be normal training on Sat 8 April and Sat 22 April in order to prepare for the first track and field competition on Thurs 27 April.
Further training dates until August:
April: Sat 22, 29 Tues 25
May: Sat 6, 13, 20 Tues 2, 9, 16, 23
June: Sat 3, 10, 17, 24 Tues 6, 13, 20, 27
July: Sat 1, 15, 22 Tues 4, 11, 18
The sportshall county champs were held on Sat 25 April at Wenlock. We had about 26 athletes competing, and between them they won 22 medals. Congratulations to all of them and a special mention to Toby, Ruari, Charlie, Luke, Cerys and Shona – winners in their events.
This year’s championships will take place on Saturday 13 May (with a mop up session for distance races on Thurs 18 May) There is a wide range of events for age groups U11 upwards (including seniors!), with medals available. You must enter as an individual – entry form below.
There is also the chance to enter relay teams – last year the U15G took the title – and the club can help with organising this. Full details are available on the Telford website. http://www.telfordathleticclub.co.uk/track-field/county-championships
Online entry is now available for the Birchfield Open: http://birchfield.athletics-uk.org/default.asp
We have had a number of athletes selected to compete for Shropshire over the winter.
There are two regional sportshall events:
Lucy, Emily, Shona, Ruari, Liam, John and Rhys competed at the U11s competition in Jan
Edith, Beth, Ben, Louix and Toby competed in the U13/U15 competition in March.
We also have athletes running for the county at the Intercounties and the English Schools Cross Country races in March:
Beth, Edith, Georgie, Louix, Imogen and Robbie.
Congratulations to all of them.