Disciplines: Track and Field – 200m, 400m
Jake has been a member of the club for 4 years and In 2011 Jake became U15 Boys 400m Champion at both the Wiltshire Athletics Championships, South West Inter-Counties and the Midlands and South West Indoor Championships as well as taking 2 bronze medals at the English Schools Championships in 400m and 4x100m. Jake also holds club records in U15 Boys 400m, 200m and 60m and the U17 Men 400m as well as the Wiltshire County Record and Hampshire Schools County recor for U15 Boys 400m. Jake has started his first year at U17 with a Silver in the Midlands and South West Indoor Championships and 3 Golds at the Wiltshire Athletics Championships in U17 Men 400m, 100m and Senior Men 4 x 100m.
Disciplines: Road Running
Stuart Holloway is currently our leading male road runner. His first season in the Hampshire Road Race league saw him finish in 4th place overall in the Men’s individual competition. In the 2012/13 season he came very close to winning the Men’s individual and was just beaten to 1st place by Nick Buis on the last race of the season. A popular member of the club who also contributes to the running of it.
Disciplines: Track and Field – Long Jump, Triple Jump, 200m, 400m.
Richard is a key member of the club’s sprint squad and a very versatile and dedicated athlete. He has made great progress in both sprints and horizontal jumps during 2009 reaching new PBs of 6-42 (LJ), 12-45 (TJ), 23.7 (200m) and 52.0 (400m) and winning the Wiltshire County Championships in LJ and 400m. Among his ambitions for 2010 are to set new PBs and club records in his new under 23 age group and gain representation for Wiltshire County.
Disciplines: Track and Field (800m, 1500m) Cross Country
Alex started training with the Club when she was only 8 and immediately made an impression on everyone with her enthusiasm, athleticism and ready smile. Alex has improved rapidly to become one of the star members of the junior athletics squad. She has recently broken two club records for her age group at 800m, 2:21 and 1500m, 4:55. Alex would one day like to emulate her athletic idol Kelly Holmes and become an Olympic Champion.
Disciplines: Track and Field – 60m, 100m, 200m
Nathan is a key member of the sprint squad and is one of the most popular members of the junior athletic team. He has proved to be a model athlete and an excellent example to the younger athletes. His competitive performances have improved significantly recently culminating in a Club record of 7.29 for 60m during the 2009 indoor season. Nathan continued to set personal bests of 11.3 and 23.2 during 2009 and will break more records in years to come.