- Wishaw - 4th June
Victoria Park had a very
successful day at Wishaw on Sunday 4th June. The club finished the meeting
in 1st place and are now equal in points with Dunfermline and West Fife who took
the honours at the first meeting.
Everyone who turned out did their
very best to give the club an excellent chance to gain promotion to Division 2
when the clubs next meet on Sunday the 6th of August at Linwood.
The icing on the cake was when
Alison Rodger broke the Senior Womens League record for the Shot Putt with a
throw of 12.81 metres.
Martin Hayes set the tone for the
day when he won the 3000m steeplechase in a time of 10.93.
Jax Thoirs won the U15 80m
hurdles with Rory Stewart picking up maximum points by winning the B race.
Calum Innes and Stewart Booth
repeated the feat for the U17 men in the 100m hurdles.
Neale Kelly won the Senior 110m
hurdles in a time of 16s before suffering from a hamstring injury in the 200m.
Hopefully Neale will be fit again soon.
Davis Martin won the U11 80m in a
time of 12s and Steven Thistleton won the B race in 12.7s.
Ross McCall won the U17 200m B
race in a time of 25s and David MacDonald won the Senior mens 200m B race in a
time of 25.3s.
Charlie Murray won the Masters B
200m race in a time of 27.1s.
McFarlane had one of the performances of the day with a fine win in the U13
1500m in a time of 5:14.9. Paul led from the start of the race to the end,
he was spurred on by the prospect of achieving a better time than his cousin who
was competing in the same event at Scotstoun at the same time. Grant
McConnachie made sure of maximum points with a fine win in the B race.
Steven Thistleton won the U11
long jump with a distance of 3.87m and Michael Gray picked up maximum points
with his win in the U15 long jump.
In the U13 high jump, Victoria
Park again picked up maximum points with wins for Sam Andrew A and Lewis Wilson
The boys and men completed their
day with wins in the U11 4x100m, U13 4x100m, U17 4x400m, and Senior 4x400m
Caitlin Welsh was 1st in the U13 hurdles B race in a time of
Melanie Rankin was 1st in the 100m hurdles with a time of
Sarah McDonald was 1st in the U11 80m with a time of 13.4s in
a very close finish.
Iona Wilson won the U11 800m B race in a time of 3:13.6.
Abbey McGhee finished 1st in the U17 1500m in a time of
Catriona Donald was 1st in the Senior womens B Shot Putt with
a throw of 8.74m.
Innes won the U15 B Shot Putt with a distance of 6.74m.
Alison Rodger won the senior womens Discus with a distance of
38.46m with Catriona Donald winning the B event with a distance of 28.84m and
guaranteeing maximum points.
Eve Dunlop won the U11 B Long Jump with a distance of 2.96m.
Alison Rodger was 1st in the Senior Womens B Javelin with a
throw of 22.29m.
Rebbeca Kay was 1st in the U17 Shot Putt with a throw of
7.54m with Katie Riches winning the B event with a throw of 6.67m.
Caitlin Welsh was first in the U13 girls High Jump with a
height of 1.4m.
Victoria Park's U17 women won their 4x100m relay in a time of
53.1s. The Senior relay team won their 4x400m in a time of 4:30.2.
The full unscrutinised results
can be found here.
The unscrutinised points totals
are as follows:
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