Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Scottish Championships

The Scottish Athletics 2016 National Senior and Under 17 Championships were held at Grangemouth Stadium on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th August.  VP-Glasgow was well represented and listed below are the medal winners.  Well done to all VP-Glasgow athletes who competed.

 

Track

 

Jade Henry won Silver in the U17W 80mH with a time of 11.99s

Nicola Brechany won Gold in the U17W 300m with a time of 41.55s

Holly Little won Silver in the U17W 1500m S/C with a time of 5:38.34

Chloe Lambert won Gold in the Sen Women 100m with a time of 11.99s (PB) and Bronze in the 200m with a time of 24.47s

Claire Thompson won Silver in the Sen Women 3000 S/C with a time of 11:20.54

Mhairi Hendry won Gold in the Sen Women 800m with a time of 2:05.24

And last but not least, Sean Fontana won Silver in the Sen Men 5000m with a time of 14:34.88.  Congratulations and very best wishes from all at VP-Glasgow to Sean who recently got married.

 

Field

 

Charlotte Steele won Silver in the U17W Javelin with a throw of 35.63m and Bronze in the Discus with a throw of 29.31m

Mhairi Porterfield won Silver in the Sen Women Shot Putt with a throw of 13.13m

Katie Ord won Bronze in the Sen Women Shot Putt with a throw of 11.03m

Andrew Peck won a hat trick of medals in his U17M Throwing events.  Gold in the Shot Putt with a throw of 13.24m; Gold in the Discus with a throw of 50.12m (PB) and Silver in the Hammer with a throw of 47.64m.  Well done, Andrew.

Adam Boyle won Gold in the U17M Javelin with a throw of 61.32m (PB)

Ruairidh Scott-Brown won Bronze in the U17M Javelin with a throw of 52.39m (PB)

 

Linda Innes