Indoor Season - the story so far

The indoors season is well under way and there have been a number of good performances all round

The club also organised its own indoor meeting at Sutcliffe on Sunday. The event proved a great success with 110 athletes, Some excellent performances by club members and a bit of money made for the club. Next event on Sturday March 3rd followed by the Kent Indoor champs at Lee valley two weeks after that

Summary of indoor performances to date

Nana Gyedu took 2nd at the South of England indoor champs with a Shot Put of 13.89m while Abi Stewart was not far behind with a pb of 11.95 in 5th place

Brandon Mingeli was equal quickest of the Under 20’s at the London Indoor Games recording a time of 6.86 despite losing his balance ten metres from the line and has since improved this to 6.81 to rank 6th in the UK in his first year in the age group. At last weekend’s national Junior championships in Sheffield he finished just outside the medals in 4th place with a time of 6.86

Vera Chinedu competed in Sheffield as well running an indoor 200m pb of 24.92 to make the U20 final where she finished 5th with 25.20

Club 60m rankings

  1. Brandon Mingeli U20 6.81
  2. Omari Markland Mongomery Sen 7.00
  3. Wade Thompson Sen 7.09
  4. Frano Vainnio Doiseul Sen 7.26
  5. Luke Moore U20 7.31
  6. Amen Eguavoen U17 7.54
  7. Prince Mulamba U15 7.55
  8. Cheffon White McLeod U17 7.56
  9. Omarian Jones Gayle U15 7.64
  10. Wole Odele M50 7.96
  11. Nathan Awoyele U15 8.39

  1. Esther Jackson u17 7.84
  2. Kera Jean Francois U20 7.99
  3. Marian Owusuwaah U15 8.01
  4. Doyin Aderinto Sen 8.02
  5. Bryanna Kacou U15 8.20
  6. Emily Worsfold U20 8.29
  7. Renay Thomas U17 8.35
  8. Cleo Agyepong U15 8.41
  9. Tianna Lewis U15 8.42
  10. Keira Houching U20 8.45
  11. Kacey Walters U15 8.75

Other performances in no particular order

  • Fuad Busoir U20 400 pb of 54.37
  • Luke Okosieme U20 high Jump 1.90m for 10th at the National champs
  • Ben Stanbury Senior Pole Vault 3.90
  • Caroline Ford 2.12.98 800m and 4.30.23 1500m
  • Esther Jackson 25.90 200m
  • Kacey Walters 1.46 HJ and 4.53 LJ