Oxford League Match 3

Team Kennet ended their campaign in the oxford Track and field League with a third place behind hosts Oxford City and Radley, but in front of Banbury, Abingdon, Bicester, Witney and White Horse.

Anna Montagne in the under 17 Women’s High Jump broke the club record as she won with a height of 1.57, she also won the Javelin b string 22.46 which was won by her team mate Pheobe Hoaen with a throw of 39.38, Hoaen had to settle for 4th in the Discus 20.83 and Ellie Armstrong won the B string 18.76, Armstrong later went on to win the Shot 9.47, Montagne ended her day on the Long Jump coming 2nd with a leap of 4.69

The under 15 Girls Sophie Wheadon had a superb day winning her Javelin wit ha throw of 28.64, she won her favoured Discus event 29.37, but had to settle for 2nd in the Shot 8.63, in the same event but B string Amy Russell came 2nd 5.46 and in the Discus B string Annelise Gale came 2nd 15.55, in the Long Jump Annabel Gibson came 3rd with 4.29 and Amy Russell came 2nd in the B string 3.77
The relay quartet of Ellie Kerslake, Izzy kerslake, Amy Russell and Ella Ward came 3rd.
On the track, 100m Izzy kerslake came 4th 13.9 and twin sister Ellie taking 2nd 14.1, the longer 200m sprint Ella Ward came7th and Annabel Gibson 5th B string.

The under 13 Girls best scoring event on the track came in the 1500m Eve Brown coming 4th 5.52.9 and Alanna Smith winning the B string 5.56.0, Aimee Dickson came 4th in the 75m hurdles 13.1, she also came 5th in the 100m 14.8 , new comer lily Apps came 7th in the 200m 33.1 and 4th b string in the 100m 15.4, The Field events best points came from the Javelin Eve Brown coming 3rd with a throw of 21.43 and Alanna Smith taking 2nd B string.

The under 15 boys took full control as always in the throws, Oliver Gregory won his A string Shot 12.21 and discus 32.97, Oliver Ford backing him up in the B string won both his throws the Shot 8.83 and Discus 25.36, Ben East won his Javelin breaking the League record throwing 64.33 and Ford made it a hattrick of B wins 29.92, on the track Ethan Haines just missed the sub 40 second barrier by .4 to win the 300m, an hour later was just edged out in the 200m taking 2nd 24.8 and new comer Jonah Briggs taking 5th B 30.00
The 100m Oliver Gregory won the B string 12.7 and Briggs took 6th in the A string.

The under 17 men saw a double win in the Long jump with Oliver Bazin leaping 5.64 and Jack Cannons 4.53, in the sprints 100m Bazin came 4th 12.9 and Cannons 2nd B string 12.6, the 200m Bazin came 5th 26.1 and Tom Hills 25.7 for 2nd place in the B string.

The under 13 boys best result of the day came from Tom Wells winning the Discus 18.90 and Noah Kemp taking 2nd B string 13.66, Wells then went on to come 3td in the Javelin 18.96 and Seb Simpson taking 2nd in the B string.

 

SAL Match 5

Team Kennet produced one of their best ever team performances in the Southern Athletics League Division 3SW match held at Swindon on Saturday, securing a top 6 finish in the league

A convincing win on the day saw two club records broken and 32 individual wins.

Team Kennet                     202
Swindon Harriers             168
Horsham Harriers             163
Chichester AC                   54

Hayley Steward was again in fine form breaking the clubs Shot Putt record winning in 11.06, and the other club record which was equalled to Anna Montagne in the High Jump which goes  back to 2005 winning with a height of 1.56. The B String in the Shot was won by Alisha Bradford 7.46 and in the high Jump B by Anna Pettit 1.40. The Long Jump saw another double win Steward leaping 5.20 and Pettit 4.29, and in the Triple Jump Steward making it another win 10.09 and Georgina Bradford taking the B string. Alisha Bradford won the Discus with a 27.56 throw and Cheryl Angell taking 3rd B string, while in the Hammer A. Bradford had to settle for 2nd place 29.78 and a win in the B string by Cheryl Angell. Pheobe Hoaen produced a massive throw in the Javelin of 37.33 to win and produce the fourth best throw with a senior javelin as a u17 in the UK,  Montagne won the B string 21.89.

On the Track a superb Double came in the 400m event Montagne clocking 62.1 and Pettit 63.8, just before another Double came in the 800m Kirsty Bennet 2.38.1 and G. Bradford 2.44.5, Kira Angell started the track of on the day in the 400m hurdles coming 2nd in 79.6.

The Sprint races Steward had to settle for 2nd places in both 100m 13.4 and 200m 27.5 in the A string while in the B string events wins came from Sunita Sisodiya 100m 13.8 and Kira Angell 200m 28.9. The long

er distance races 1500m Bennet had to settle for 2nd place 5.40.6 and G. Bradford taking a B string win 5.49.5, while in the 2km Steeplechase a double win came from G. Bradford and Hoaen. The relay teams both won their races firstly in the 4x100m clocking 55.7 and the 4x400m team 4.33.6, the TK girls were unbeaten all season in their category.

The Mens section also clocked up a lot of win, in the High Jump Joe Osler cleared 1.86 to win and Daniel Hockaday cleared 1.50 to take 2nd B string, Osler teamed up with Josh Willock in both the Long and Triple jumps to score Double wins, in the Long Osler 6.01, Willock 5.89, triple Osler11.74, Willock 11.40, in the Field the club could only secure 4th places in all four disciplines first time this as ever happened.

On the track Willock secured a double sprint wins, in the 100m clocking 11.7 and 200m 24.0 while two 3rd places came from Osler in the 100m and Hockaday 200m, the 400m hurdles D. Hockaday came 3rd A string and Nick Bull won the B string. The 5000m Gavin Mclaughlin came 2nd A string 19.57 and a Win came in the B string from Mitchell Poustie 22.15.  The 800m James Mclaughlin came home in 2nd place with Gavin Mclaughlin 3rd, the 1500m j. Mclaughlin could only get 4th A and a welcome return from Duncan Mcgrory a vet 60 clocking 4.59.2 took 2nd place but has clocked the 4th fastest time this year in the UK by vet 60. Both relay teams had to settle for 3rd places

Park Run Challange

The Park Run Challenge was another success again and led on from the September endurance month. Male numbers were well up on last year but females were down by half.

Jacob Woods got the highest percentage overall just ahead of Eve Brown both under 11s winning each age group.

Rebecca Thomson got the better of twin sister Georgina by ..11 percentage both girls under 15 age group.

On the male side Cameron Langley u15 got second, but for third .46 percentage separated 5 athletes, with Jacob Avery taking third spot.

TK Park Run Challenge 2017 – Results

Male                                         

Jacob Woods 78.46
Cameron Langley 73.55
Jacob Avery 71.55
Jack Strutt 71.47
Ethan Kuijten 71.35
Dean Makar 71.15
John Marriott 71.09
Luke Wild 67.92
Harry Strutt 67.72
Nick Bull 67.28
Bradley Thomas 66.99
Tom Hall 66.14
Noah Kemp 65.81
Phil Cowhig 64.84
Mark Little 64.71
Willem Vrolijk 64.51
Toby Clark 64.06
Colin Price 63.78
Ben Schiffer-Harte 63.76
Thomas Mathews 63.66
Charlie Todd 62.88
Rupert Uttley 59.57
Mike Lattanzio 59.40
Alistair Tucker 58.29
Roger Davis 58.15
Bart Kuijten 57.19
Kym Darcy-Mastures 56.73
Paul Kemp 56.36
Euan Avery 53.00
Toby Seal 52.11
Edward Hall 51.72
Chris Hall 47.28

 Female

Eve Brown 76.76
Rebecca Thomson 72.63
Georgina Thomson 72.52
Rose Metalli 71.08
Annabel Todd 70.38
Lorraine Murrell 69.90
Emily Tucker 67.43
Anna Hall 65.12
Maisy Turner 64.71
Georgina Bradford 60.00
Cheryl Angell 49.76

 

 

The Beale Beastie Triathlon

Team Kennet Tri athletes were out in force at the Beale Beastie Triathlon on Sunday, dominating the event saw some 10 club athletes finish in the top 50, first home was Cameron Craik in 65.16 followed by Bart Kuijten and 2nd Vet 40 in 67.55, Daniel Wright having a good race saw him finish 14th in 70min, while next home was vet 50 in 21st John Marriott finishing 3rd Vet 50 in 71.57, Mark Dunstan 74.08 was next home in 29th followed in 34th by Phil Cowhig 74.48, just behind was Martin Colston 75.30 then Roger Davis 38th 75.59 and Graham Muse 40th 76.47, Dean Makar settled in 46th place 77.27, Sean Bird 80.08, Mark Gallimore 64th 81.26, Georgia Marriott 80th 83.56 and Ron Stephenson 97th and 1st Vet 60 86.59

U13 Inter Counties

Team Kennet had 6 athletes representing Berkshire u13 team at Kingston on Sunday in the Inter Counties match.

Stuart Bladon came close to winning in the Boys as he leapt to 1.50 in the high jump only to be beaten into 2nd place on count back. For the girls Kira Angell won the B string of the Javelin in a new p.b. of 26.21 to help the girls come 3rd overall in the match while the Javelin A string was club athlete Millie Quaintance where she threw 24.96 to come 6th.

Mai Brown took full control of the B string 1500m as she earned herself a new best time and winning the race in 5.07 while Mia Eldridge had a busy day doing two events. She was the A string in the Shot, her favoured event, coming 3rd with 9.11 and B string in the Discus where she threw 21.78 for 4th place. Zachariah Montgomery earned himself a massive best throw of 8.22 for 7th place in the B string of the shot.

Well done to all the Team Kennet athletes who took part.

Wessex League Match 3

Team Kennet were in action in their third round of matches in the Wessex Junior Track and Field League, going into the match in third place and against the top team was going to be tough. A great team effort saw them finish second.
Basingstoke                     598
Team Kennet                   503
Oxford City                      437
Wimborne                        367
Poole AC                           159
Fleet                                   157
It was the males that shone in today’s match. The under 13 boys winning their section on the track and Stuart Bladon won his 800m by a home straight in 2.22.7 as he broke the club record and with Ryan Cannons winning the B string 2.38 for a great Double. Both teamed up in the High Jump to record another Double win with Bladon 1.40 and Cannons 1.35. Zachariah Montgomery came a close 2nd in the Shot 7.24 with a B string win coming from Connor Sitton 6.27 and Sam Davis made it another 2nd in the Discus 17.55 with Montgomery just behind to take a B string win in 17.13. Stuart Bladon leapt to 4.09 for 2nd in the long jump which was matched by Cameron Langley in the B with 3.78. Daniel Hockaday could only get 4th in the 75m hurdles with Calvin Suppo taking 2nd in the B string, Both Toby Thomas and Joshua Sells scored good points in the 1500m and in the sprints Suppo, Tom Hills, Hockaday and Langley could only get 4th and 5th places.
The under 15 boys secured another team win and another 800m double came from Dominic De Monte in 2.18.79 p.b., with Evan Hartley making a great return after a long injury with a superb win in the B string 2.21.41. Hartley made it a win earlier in the day in the 80m hurdles in 12.3 with Ben Armstrong making it another Double in 15.17. More double wins came from Dylan Suppo 5.39 and Ben Armstrong 4.57 in the Long Jump, Rafael Ribeiro 43.66 and James Hills 30.91 in the Javelin while Max Gibbs took another win in the High jump as the club dominated this event in all areas with 1.55. In the Shot both Ribiero and Max Carnell added two second places while back on the track in the 300m race a photo finish had to settle things and both TK lads came 2nd in their strings with best times Max Gibbs 41.75 and De Monte 42.42. The Sprints were of high quality with Dylan Suppo 3rd A string 12.23 and Max Carnell 2nd B string 12.78 and in the 200m Suppo 24.61 for 2nd and Carnell 25.84 for third B string. The Relay quartet of Carnell, Suppo, James and Gibbs came in second 51.82.
The under 13 girls got back to winning ways again dominating the middle distance as Mai Brown won her 800m in a new best time of 2.31.56 with Izzy Hole 3rd in the B string 2.46.36 and in the 1200m a superb last 100m from Anna Pettit won her race in 4.07.72 p.b. with Izzy Brown 3rd in the B string. A great double came in the high jump Anna Pettit jumping out of her skin to smash her best with 1.35 and new comer Tabitha Hyslop 1.30 and another double win  came in the Shot with Mai Eldridge 9.23 and Maddi Barnes 6.70. This was matched in the Discus with Eldridge 20.85 and Kora-May Stevens 14.68. Further points were won by Sophie Stancombe and Ellen English in the Sprints.
The under 15 girls came away with a great second place in the team event with best points coming from the 800m as Holly Donohoe came third in 2.30.83 and Amelia McKay 2nd B string 2.32.66. In the 300m Donohoe added another 3rd place 45.76 and Georgia Featherstone 2nd in the B string 47.59 and Georgia Featherstone added a second in the B string 200m with Callie Leighton adding points in both 100 and 200m races. New Comer Charlotte Booker earned points in both high jump and shot as Susie Drake did in her High Jump and 1500m
The under 17 women had tough opposition Georgina Bradford produced another best time in the 800m coming 2nd in 2.21.29 with Carys Cox winning the B string in 2.23.48 and Cox later won the 300m 44.40 and Jordan Donovan taking the B string 45.36. Donovan won the long jump in 4.87 with Bradford 3rd place in the B string, which she also achieved in the Discus 19.92. In the sprints both Natasha Roue and Harriet Allan came third and in the 200m Donovan 2nd A string and Roue 3rd in the B string.
The under 17 men had to settle for 4th place in the team, Thomas Murphy clearing 1.65 in the High jump for 2nd A string with Joe Osler winning the B string 1.60. Joe Osler making it a second in the Shot 9.63 with Christian Randall 8.96 for a B string win. In the Discus a double win came from Randall 25.95 and Alex Davis while Randall made it anther win in the Javelin 41.44 and finally the long jump Murphy came 4th 5.14 with Osler 2nd in the B string 5.08.
In the under 11 quadkids section, the boys ran out overall winners with 903 points with Ben East taking individual 1st place with Harry Booker 5th and Thomas Joyce 7th. The girls came 3rd overall with 700 points with Francesca Young (4th) and Isabel Stevens (9th) making the top 10. Individually Francesca took 1st place in the long jump and 3rd in the 75m while Isabel took 2nd place in the vortex and Harry and Ben dominated the boys vortex taking  1st and 2nd place by almost 10m.

Biggleswade Open

Team Kennet’s U20’s Javelin Thrower Luke Angell rounded off his high flying season with a win at the Biggleswade open competition on Saturday. Lying 2nd after 3 throws, Luke pulled out a big 4th round throw to take the win with 58.67. Luke has represented Berkshire u20’s and seniors at Inter-counties level and is currently the South of England U20’s Champion after winning at Crystal Palace in June but the highlight of his year is representing England at the Welsh International Championships in July coming a worthy 3rd place. Luke will now go into winter training and coaching to get prepared for his last year as an U20 next year.

England Athletics U20s Championships

England Athletics U20’s & U23’S Championships & World trials.

Team Kennet’s Luke Angell took up the challenge at Bedford on Saturday in the English Athletics U20’s & U23’S Championships & World trials. Luke took on a number of top 10 Javelin throwers in the country in the Men’s U 20’s section. Up against the best, Luke came in 4th with a throw of 57.61. With less that 1.5m distance between 2nd & 4th Luke has firmly put Team Kennet out there, and at only 18yrs old Luke is still progressing. Congratulations.

Club Ambassador

Team Kennet have made Two Time Olympic Athlete Jessica Harrison an Ambassador Of Team Kennet for her performance in international triathlon over 26 years and being involved in the club throughout her career. she is an inspiration to all junior and senior athletes around the globe and will have time now to visit the club as shes now retired from World Triathlon competitions. Jess came and helped out with the Junior Track and Field  Championships on Wednesday Night as nearly 200 Youngsters attended, she was presented the framed picture with upto date club wear at the presentations later that evening before handing out medals to the winning athletes.