Andy Narrowly Misses European Qualifying Time, Birmingham

Saturday 18 February 2017

Andy Heyes was given the opportunity to run the European indoor qualifying time for the 3k in the same race as Mo Farah’s attempt on the British 5k record. Andy followed Farah and the pace maker before kicking for the 3k split. His time of 7:55 was a new pb but just outside the qualifying time of 7:53.

Silver for Andy at British Indoor Championships, EIS Sheffield

Sunday 12 February 2017

Andy Heyes looked controlled throughout and produced a fast finish to take 2nd place in the 3k and his first national medal indoors at the British Indoor Championships. Andy improved his pb to 7:57.00 and will now be chasing the qualifying time in order to gain selection for the European Indoor Championships.

Tom Horton was 8th in heat 1 of the 1500m in 4:56.95.

South Yorkshire Schools Cross Country Teams

Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected to represent South Yorkshire Schools at the English Schools Cross Country Championships in Norwich.

Junior Boys
Taylor Hill
Ben Shaw (Reserve)

Junior Girls
Jodie Hill
Zena Hartley
May Quinn (Reserve)
Holly Booker (Reserve)

Intermediate Boys
David Lewis

Intermediate Girls
Eve Crownshaw
Saskia Huxham
Laura Trask

Senior Boys
Cameron Bell
Jack Crownshaw
Billy Hinchcliff (Reserve)

Senior Girls
Imani Wilson
Mary McCarthy
Caitlin Tevendale


South Yorkshire Schools Cross Country Championships, Winterhill, Rotherham

Saturday 4 February 2017

Jodie Hill won the JG South Yorkshire Schools cross country championship with Zena Hartley 7th, May Quinn 9th and Holly Booker 10th.

Taylor Hill was 2nd in the JB race with Ben Shaw 10th, Joe McDadd 12th and Tom Atkinson 14th.

In the IB race, David Lewis was 6th.

Eve Crownshaw was 3rd in the IG race with Saskia Huxham 4th and Laura Trask 5th.

Mary McCarthy was 4th and Caitlin Tevendale 5th in the SG race.

Cameron Bell was 2nd in the SB race with Jack Crownshaw 6th and Billy Hinchcliff 9th.