WGEL middle/distance summer 2006

Thursday, September 21, 2006

Tom breaks 9 minute barrier

Watford Open Graded 20th Sept
A 1500m: 3, Jon Long 4.08.02

B 1500m: 10, Kathrine Foy (U17) 5.04.21

Watford Open Graded 6th Sept
B 800m: 2, Omar Mansour 2.01.66

C 1500m: 1, Alex Cornwell (U15) 4.40.1; 2, Paul Scanlan (U15) 4.40.3

D 1500m: 1, Kathrine Foy (U17) 4.59.80

A 3000m: 6, Tom Phillips (U20) 8.58.88; 17, Ronnie Sparke (U17) 9.35.02

Monday, September 18, 2006

Recent round-up

Vets AC 10000m Champs
Bernie Pritchett 37.49.0

Inter-Territorial Match, representing South of England
1500m: Katherine Sparke 4.40.88
3000m: (Winner - Sian Edwards - 10.03.99) 2, Jessica Sparke 10.06.84

Lancaster Half Marathon
1, Chris Brogan (M45) 73.05 (goes 6th on UK M45 rankings)

Hammersmith Riverside Handicap
Fastest Dave Cox (M52) 17.39 (best age-graded performance - 90.68% - in 303 editions of the event)

Garden City 10, Welwyn
(winner 53.55)
13, Bertie Powell 59.52
38, Chris Brotherton 65.26
133, Trevor Powell 75.06
455 finishers

World Triathlon Championship, Lausanne
M35-39: Simon Parker (Jamaica) 60th out of 120

Alice Holt 10K
(winner 34.22)
9, Ronnie O'Sullivan 37.26
42, Vic Wilson (1st M60) 42.35
540 finishers

Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Blue Islands Cup, Vancouver Trophy, Irish Masters

Barking Park 5K
Winner: 15.32
10, Ray Dzikowski 16.46
13, Bertie Powell 17.06
14, Dave Cox 17.07
17, Paul Manson 17.32
20, John Wallis 27.42
26, Paul Clarke 18.11
30, Andy Coleman 18.28
35, Terry McCarthy 18.45
44, Vic Wilson 19.15
47, Richard Hogg 19.30
50, Maggie Powell 19.39
64, Trevor Powell 20.32
69, Adam Thorpe 20.55
70, Julian Thorpe 21.07
76, Alex Wardle 21.51
154 finishers


Blue Islands British Challenge Cup, Guernsey
http://www.guernseyathletics.org.gg/index.asp (will be link to video of match)

Men
800m: 1, Chris Reynolds 1:53.95
1500m: 1, Mark Burgess 3:59.28
5000m: 5, Harold Wyber 16:29.32

Women
800m: 4, Bernie Pritchett (W35) 2:17.48
1500m: 3, Bernie Pritchett 4:51.36
3000m: 1, Katherine Sparke 9:56.15 (Guernsey All-Comers Record); 2, Grace Greenhalgh 10:24.19


UK Challenge Final, Manchester
Men's 800m: Andy Brown 1:49.?

Irish Masters Track 5k, Tullamore, Aug 13th
M45 5000m: 1, Tom O'Connor 15.48.72
M45 1500m (45 mins after 5000m): 1, Tom O'Connor 4.24.63

Vancouver Trophy
3000m 'chase: 1, Harold Wyber 10.18.6
1 mile: 4, Paul Manson 5:08.3
3000m: 4, Paul Manson 10:30.9

Sunday, August 20, 2006

Watford; BAL Cup Final

Antwerp Gala, Belgium
Women's 800m: 6, Linzi Snow 2:08.47
Women's 1500m: 6, Jessica Sparke 4:22.66

Watford Open Graded
800m Race I: 6, Omar Mansour (U17) 2:03.39
800m Race C: 1, Kathrine Foy (U17) 2:24.91

1500m Race G: 5, Jon Long 4:04.38

3000m Race B: 9, Tom Phillips (U20) 9:02.19 (12 second PB); 14, Craig Berg 9:15.20

On Camp with Kelly 1500m, B'ham
3, Linzi Snow (U20) 4:29.43

SE Inter Counties U17 Men
800m: 3, Omar Mansour 2:01.98

London Heathside Open
5000m: 2, Larry Mangelshot (M40) 16.16.3


Geneva
800m: 4, Andy Brown 1:49.54

BAL Cup Final, Bedford
Men
800m: 5, Jon Long 1:57.4
1500m: 4, Mark Burgess 4:00.3
5000m: 4, Matt Shone 15:11.42
10000m: 5, Harold Wyber 33:40.13
3000m 'chase: 3, Kevin Murphy 9:33.8

Women
800m: 1, Jessica Sparke 2:08.60
1500m: 3, Katherine Sparke 4:37.5
3000m: 4, Bernadine Pritchett 9:56.29

Snooker news
WGEL member Ronnie O'Sullivan (17.38 road 5K last weekend) broke the world record for the fastest 11-frame match victory on Saturday. He beat Dominic Dale 6-0 in just 53 minutes, shaving 18 minutes off the previous fastest, by Stephen Hendry in 1993.

Sunday, August 13, 2006

Southern IC; NJL PBs; PB for Ronnie O; BMC

Euro Grand Prix 2, Helsinki
Men's 800m
Winner 1:49.48
3, Andy Brown 1:50.48

Watford Open Graded
3000m: Craig Berg (U20) 9:12.02 (PB by 15 secs.)

Scottish Championships
Men's 800m: 4, Andy Brown 1:51.12 (ht: 1:52.82)

Southern Inter-Counties, Crawley
Men
800m: 3, Jon Long 1:55.93 (SB)

Women
1500m: 1, Bernadine Pritchett 4:35.58
3000m: 3, Grace Greenhalgh 10:22.17

National Junior League
U20 Men
800m A: 3, Andrew Murray 2:00.00
800m B: 5, Omar Mansour 2:05.2

1500m A: 5, Craig Berg 4:10.7 (PB)
1500m B: 2,Tom Phillips 4:15.1

3000m: Tom Phillips 9:14.0 (PB)

2000m 'chase A: 4, Angus Holford 6:40.6
2000m 'chase B: 5, Matthew Abbam 7:35.5

U20 Women
800m: 1, Linzi Snow 2:16.8
3000m: 1, Linzi Snow 10:00.4

Orion Harriers trail 5K
times approximate
1, Kev Murphy 15.55
2, Matt Flannelly (M40) 16.27
3, Harold Wyber 16.36
7, Paul Clarke (M40) 17.38
8, Paul Manson 17.39
9, John Wallis (M40) 17.51
14, Andy Coleman (M40) 18.35
21, Terry McCarthy (M45) 19.27
22, Vic Wilson (M60) 20.02
25, Julian Thorpe (M40) 20.44
29, Adam Thorpe 21.19
63, Dave Barrett 30.15 (you need to speed up, Dave)
70 finishers

Little Havens 5K, Basildon
Winner 15.28
9, Ronnie O'Sullivan 17.38
18, Paul Clarke (M40) 18.43
26, Vic Wilson (M60) 19.22
233 finishers

Manchester BMC

Womens 800m C
Winner 2:13.05
8, Bernadine Pritchett 2:17.16

Womens 1500m A
Winner 4:16.41
5, Jessica Sparke 4:19.44
6, Jo Fenn 4:21.56

Tuesday, August 08, 2006

National leagues, SML, Harlow 10

UK Women's League, Eton
(known so far...)

A 800m: 2, Jessica Sparke 2:05.80 (new PB by 1.66, ranked 4th U20 in UK)
B 800m: 2, Linzi Snow 2:07.44 (0.30 off her PB, ranked 8th in U20 in UK)

A 1500m: 2, Jo Fenn 4:17.09 (goes 19th in women's rankings in UK, 2 places above Jessica)
B 1500m: 2, Katherine Sparke 4:30.85 (PB: goes 21st in U20 in UK)

A 3000m: ?, Bernadine Pritchett 9:46.55 (goes 2nd W35 in UK)
B 3000m: ?, Grace Greenhalgh 10:17.46

Harlow 10
Winner 56.44
8, Paul Major (M40) 60.24
9, Bertie Powell 60.45
28, Dave Barrett (M40) 64.40
38, Paul Clarke (M40) 65.31
99, Juliet Walker 72.52
132, Zuzana Walker (W45) 75.38
168, Trevor Powell (M50) 78.55
171, Adam Thorpe 79.00
209, Julian Thorpe (M40) 82.36
413 finishers

1st men's team: WGEL !
Paul Major 2nd v40


Southern Men's League, Ware
A 800m: 4, Richard Holland (M45) 2:17.10
B 800m: 2, Larry Mangelshot (M40) 1:59.2 (goes 3rd M40 in UK)

A 1500m: 3, Larry Mangelshot (M40) 4:10.6
B 1500m: 4, Bertie Powell 4:37.1

A 5000m: 3, Bertie Powell 16:55.4
B 5000m: 3, Paul Manson 18:13.1

BAL Premiership, Eton

A 800m: 3, Andy Brown 1:51.36
B 800m: 6, Mark Burgess 1:54.89

A 1500m: 8, Andy Brown 4:01.01
B 1500m: 6, Mark Burgess 4:08.47

A 5000m: 5, Matt Shone 15:07.53
B 5000m: 7, Ewen Malloch 16:22.05

A 3000m 'chase: 8, Ewen Malloch 9:38.77
B 3000m 'chase: 4, Jon Long 9:49.70

Friday, July 28, 2006

London Grand Prix; Cup semi-final, etc

Young Athletes League Premier Division
800m A: 1, James Meadows 2:01.6
800m B: 1, Omar Mansour 2:01.8

Golden Jubilee Cup Semi-Final
Women
800m: 2, Tara Bird 2:20.79
1500m: 2, Jo Fenn 4:22.87
3000m: 1, Katherine Sparke 9:57.

Men
800m: 3, Jon Long 1:57.78
1500m: 1, Mark Burgess 4:01.46
5000m: 2, Ewen Malloch 15:19.78
10000m: 2, Bertie Powell 35:00.06
3000m 'chase: 1, Harold Wyber 10:22.07

Norwich Union London Grand Prix

Junior Women's 3000m
5, Jessica Sparke (U20) 9:39.36 (PB)

On Camp with Kelly 800m
3, Linzi Snow 2:07.74 (PB)