Has Summer finally arrived ?

Under 13/15 match at Hastings on Saturday For the first time this year we had warm sunny weather – proper Summer weather in fact – and the athletes all seemed to relish it (except perhaps those running in the 1500 metres races). We haven’t got the final results as yet but I’m hoping that the...
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News from Gateshead, Lewes and Brighton

English Schools Championships Abby Beswick was our only athlete taking part in the English Schools Championships at Gateshead. She was doing the senior girls long jump – her third different event in these championships in the last 3 years – and she came an excellent 5th with a best jump of 5.58 metres on the...
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Looking back and looking forward

Disappointing turn-out for match at Woking on Sunday Only three athletes were able to go to Woking for the under 17 and under 20 match – Abby, Ben Beard and Mia – though Emmie would have been there but she fell in a school match on Thursday and scraped skin off her knees and elbows...
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Thursday’s under 13 match abandoned

Heavy rain last night at Horsham led to the abandonment of the Under 13 match. A few athletes managed to run/jump/throw in the first 20 minutes or so, but then the rain took over and flooded the track and the long jump run-up and the throwing circles. And the high jumpers found themselves jumping into puddles...
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No training on evening of Thursday June 16

Just a reminder that there will be no training this Thursday evening at Imberhorne or at Sackville. Back to normal next week with Tuesday evening at Sackville and Thursday evening at Imberhorne. And a reminder that we have an under 13 match at Horsham on Thursday evening, a senior match at Sutcliffe Park, Eltham on Saturday...
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Plenty of Schools Championships news

News from Saturday’s Schools Championships A good day for our athletes on Saturday with a number of medals and some near misses. Starting at K2 and one of the early field events brought us a pair of first places. Perhaps no surprise that Abby Beswick won the senior girls long jump in her very last...
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