Strong Outing at Southern League
Swale athletes pulled out top performances in Match 3 of the Southern Athletics League at Lewes as they contested between 2nd and 3rd place overall throughout the day.
Natalie Long had a stand out day with 3 personal bests out of 3, as well as a strong leg of the 4x100m relay. Natalie was 2nd in the 400m with 66.8sec, 3rd in the 800m with 2.36.8min and 4th in the 1500m with 5.35.6min.
Freya Jury was 2nd on the Woman of the match score as she landed 4.84m in the Long Jump for the win as well as first in the 100m wih 14.0sec and in the High Jump with 1.35m
Meanwhile Harrison Scott set a big PB in the Long Jump, his first landing over 5m with 5.08m to take 3rd.
Freya, Natalie, Olwen Cockell and Katie Scoones combined to win the ladies 4x100m relay in 59.2sec
Full Results Available HERE
Sittingbourne 10k Winners
Swales senior ladies won the team awards at the recent Sittingbourne 10km!
Wendy Walach came in first for Swale Ladies with 45.10min for 36th. Olwen Cockell and Natalie Long completed the scoring team with 45.19 and 45.22min for 38th and 40th respectively.
A good sized team backed up the top three, with Kim Howes close behind, winning her age group in 46.03min for 44th.
Dorothee Barker was 55th in 47.24min. Lisa Berkman, 71st in 48.56min and Lauren Mills 163rd in 57.40min.
Toby Barker and Jason Cockell also raced well; Toby finishing 12th in 40.43min and Jason in 101st in 52.06min
- Kent Young Athletes League - Medway Park, Gillingham - ALL U13/U15s - Sun 4th August
- Southern Athletics League Rnd 5 - Tooting Bec - U17 and abvoe - Sat 17th August
- Crawley AC Medals Open - All Ages - Monday 26th August
- Tonbridge Open - All Ages - Monday 26th August
- Kent Under 13 Championships - Erith - Sat/Sun 14/15th September - Entry Form & online Entry Here
Swale athletes had a successful Sportshall Athletics season this winter, strong performances coming from across the team, especially in the speed bounce.
William Jury was jumping well all season and highlighted his winter with a Kent county record in the U13 boys speed bounce with 101 bounces at the final league match. Will was selected for the county team where he scored 94 bounces to take gold in the south east final.
Freya Jury has also been performing well and was the run away winner of the U15 girls individual league title for Kent. Freya was also selected for the county team and collected silver in the speed bounce, bronze in the Vertical jump and gold in the girls 4 x 2 lap relay.
Noah Jennings recorded impressive performances across the season in the under 11s category, topping the club rankings in the Foam Javelin with 14.25m and the High stepper with a club record 15.6.
The clubs biggest turn out was at Tunbridge Wells for the final match of the season where 12 athletes competed Alfie Walach, Harrison Gillespie, Lizzie and Lucy Bulbrook, Evan and Owen Gosling, Nathan Eke,Violete Bing and Rachel Cockell
Season results can be found HERE
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