On Saturday, Nikki Manson was 5th in the High Jump with 1.78m at the British Championships in Sheffield. AS Graham Dunn points out this was in the same competition where Katerina Johnson Thomson broke the British record. Grant Muir was 5th in his 800m heat in a new club record of 1.53.75. Giffnock’s athletes mixing with the best again and demonstrating the progress and development we are beginning to expect from our athletes on the senior stage.
Well done to them, their coaches and all involved.
On Sunday the Under 15s and Under 20s were at the Emirates and more PBs recorded and medals gained notably Jenna Wrisberg taking the Under 20 Women’s 60m Title and Bronze in the 200m. 5 Giffnock Athletes in the Under 15 Girls 1500m where Emily Crusher was on the podium for Silver, Kyle McLean in the 200m and Robert Brady in the 300m gaining a Club record in the process.In the Field events David lambie took Bronze in the High Jump and Megan Busby was also Bronze in the Under15 Girls Long Jump.
All in all, a great tally of performances, PBs , Finalists and Medallists.
Complete list of 24 Medallists from Saturday and Sunday compiled by Billy Glasgow with 4 Club records denoted by asterisk
1st U20W 60M Jenna Wrisberg 7.71 *
3rd U20M HJ David Lambie 1.85m
1st U17m 400m David Allen 50.91 *
2nd U17M 200M David Allen 23.23
3rd U20M 60M Robert Moses 7.15
3rd U20W 200M Jenna Wrisberg 25.43
2nd U17M HJ Chris MacKay 1.85m
1st U17W 800M Erin Wallace 2:12.51
1st U17W 1500M Erin Wallace 4:41.1h
2nd U17W 800M Sarah Olivia Eunson 2:15.27
2nd U17W TrpJ Sophie Haldane 10.76m
3rd U17W 300M Sophie Haldane 41.69 *
3rd U17W 200M Amy Donaghy 26.03
2nd U15B 300M Robert Brady 41.17 *
2nd U15B 200M Kyle McLean 25.67
2nd U15G 1500M Emily Crusher 4:58.70
3rd U15G LJ Megan Busby 5.01m
1st U13B 60MH Reuben Nairne 9.48
1st U13B LJ Reuben Nairne 4.89m
2nd U13B 200M Reuben Nairne 27.84
2nd U13B HJ Murray Fotheringham 1.40m
3rd U13G 60MHSophie Inglis 10.57
3rd U13G 60M Alyson Bell 8.59
3rd U13G 200M Rosie McKay 28.61