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Weekend Round Up (7-8th May)

09/05/2022 00:00, In Blog / Track & Field / Commonwealth Games /

Sound Running, CA, USA

California once again provided the perfect weather for an evening of track running, as Jenny Nesbitt (Cardiff) and Cari Hughes (Cardiff) both competed in the 5,000m.

Jenny ran a new personal best of 15:17.3 to secure another Commonwealth Games standard in the event, whilst Cari Clocked a time of 16:18.3.

Full results can be found here

NAL, Cardiff, UK

The NAL returned for the first time this year, with Cardiff being the hosts of the first fixture. Result highlights include:

  • Caryl Granville (Swansea) ran a seasons best of 58.68 in the 400m Hurdles to come 2nd.
  • Moli Lyons (Cardiff) won the 3000m in a time of 9:59.11.
  • Ieuan Thomas (Cardiff) won the steeplechase in a time of 8:51.28, which was a seasons best.
  • Rebecca Champman (Cardiff) won the long jump with a jump of 6.04m.
  • Rhiannon Linington Price (Cardiff) stepped up in distance to the 800m to place 2nd in 2:11.41.
  • Jac Palmer (Cardiff) threw 67.59m in the Hammer to place second.
  • Jeremiah Azu (Cardiff) recorded a time of 10.46s to win the mens 100m.
  • Hannah Brier (Swansea) placed 1st in the womens 100m in a time of 11.64s and 1st in the 200m in a time of 23.84.

Full results can be found here

Welsh Athletics Specifc Endurance Event, Cardiff, UK

A specific endurance event was held in Cardiff, with results including:

  • 16:10.07 victory for Jess Gibbon in the Womens 5000m
  • 4:04.67 victory for Harry Davis in the Mens 1500m
  • 1:55.56 victory for Oliver Capps and 2:22.37 victory for Ceri Griffiths in the womens event

Results can be found here