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Following its highly successful Spring Open Graded Meeting of 2014, WSEH AC will again be holding this event on Saturday, 4th April 2015 at the Thames Valley Athletics Centre, Pococks Lane, Eton.
The event will also incorporate the WSEH AC Club Championships.
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Joey Watson finally achieved what he has been threatening all winter when he annexed Neil Griffin’s WSEH AC Senior Shot record of 16m06set in 1977 throwing 16m57bn in an indoor meeting in Geneva Ohio USA where he is currently at university.
Joey in also in line for an award at the Surrey AA AGM and Awards Evening this Friday where he has won the Under 20 Men Best Performance Award.
European Indoor Championships – Prague
The three WSEH athletes chosen to represent GB in the European Championships in Prague at the weekend all acquitted themselves well. Team captain Lawrence Clarke led the GB team to 3rd place in the overall medal table – an excellent result. He will be a little disappointed not to secure an individual medal in his own event, the 60m Hurdles, finishing 5th in 7.53secs.
3 March 2015 Courtesy UKA
Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Mark Dry (coach: Tore Gustafsson) will lead the team at the European Cup Winter Throws held in Leiria, Portugal over the weekend of 14-15 March.
The six-strong team will compete at the event which is intended to counterbalance the fact that indoor athletics meetings cannot host the longer throwing events.
National Under 20/17/15 Indoor Championships - Sheffield Feb 28th/March 1st
A good contingent of WSEH athletes travelled up to Sheffield at the weekend to contest the National U20/17/15 Championships with varying degrees of success.
The best result came in the U17 Ladies Pole Vault where Jess Robinson emerged as National Champion with a 3.70m clearance.
The U20 Men saw three WSEH jumpers in action. Dan Ibokwe was 8th in the Triple Jump with 13.46m. In the High Jump Sam Hewitt was 9th with 1.90m and Jamie Horne 12th on 1.85m.
CAPTAINCY FOR CLARKE
1st March 2015 Courtesy UKA
British Athletics today named Lawrence Clarke (coach: Malcolm Arnold) as captain of the Great Britain & Northern Ireland team for the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Prague.