Emirates Arena, Glasgow.  20/03/16

Giffnock Juniors were again in action at the Scottish Athletics Indoor League Final & Relays having qualified 12 teams in the 10 age group categories.  Under 11 and 13 Boys qualifying two teams.  u13 and u17 Girls both claimed Gold medals with u20 Men and u15G taking Silvers.  There were bronze medals for u11B, u13B, u17B and u11G.  There were some excellent performances including u13 Harris Paterson setting a new SAIL and Club record of 2.21.49 in the 800m.  Alyson Bell (u13) continued her magnificent indoor season, also setting a SAIL and club record in the Long Jump with a leap of 4.74 m.  Also setting records was u17 Sophie Haldane who clocked 25.66 in the 200m, which is also a SAIL and Club record.


u17 Girls Relay Gold Medal Winners

In the 4x200m relays there were wins for u13 and u17 Girls, Silvers for u15 Girls, u11 Boys and u13 Boys.  Our u11 Boys B team also took a bronze medal.  The u13 Girls team of Alyson Bell, Niamh Smith, Mary Rose Cairns and Lara Sturgeon broke their own Scottish record again in the heats with a time of 1.51.98.  Also breaking records were the u17 Girls relay team of Amy Donaghy, Sophie Haldane Rochelle Moukala and Freya Menzies.  They also clocked a new Scottish record of 1.43.94

Onward to the outdoor season.

Photos from the event can be found on our Flickr page here

Many thanks to Gary Leek (Athletics Scotland)

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