EUROPEAN U20 CLUBS CUP – VALENCIA, Spain, SEPTEMBER 2014
WSEH AC are urgently seeking sponsorship from local commerce/industry to support the WSEH AC U20 Ladies team which will represent Great Britain in the European Junior (U20) Clubs Cup competition in Valencia Spain in September.
This is the first time WSEH AC have been accorded this honour which is a direct result of achieving the title of National Champions in the UK Athletics Youth Development League last summer.
Eastleigh 10K Road Race
With the winter cross country season at an end several WSEH Senior distance runners turned their attention to the Easleigh 10K Road race to good effect. Alex Tovey finished a useful 4th. Tim Haughian on the comeback trail was 22nd with Simon Millett 27th and Seb Pencole 29th.
English Schools Home Countries International – Bolton
National Ranking Lists 2013
WSEH AC athletes figure prominently in the recently published National Track & Field Rankings for 2013.
World Indoor Championships – Poland
WSEH's Nigel Levine played a major part in grading a silver medal in the 4x400m relay in the World Indoor Championships in Poland. Taking the final anchor leg for the GB team he successfully held the challenge by the strong Jamaican squad, with the USA team taking the gold award.
National Indoor U20/U17 Championships – Sheffield
A large contingent of WSEH AC athletes made the long trip to Sheffield over the weekend to compete in the National Indoor Championships and to good effect.
The local club added to the 2 Senior Champions Nigel Levine and Rachel Wallader with 3 more champions plus several other medallists.
Winter Olympics – Russia
WSEH AC sprinter Andy Matthews became the first WSEH athlete to compete in the Winter Olympics when he claimed a place in the GB2 team in the 4 man Bobsleigh event eventually finishing in 19th place. The GB1 team was 5th
Andy Matthews is a power sprinter, ideally suited for the Bobsleigh event where strength and speed are an essential combination.