VAANEE Track&Field Update

[Mon 2nd July] 


Reports from VAANEE track and field league meets 2 and 3 plus championships at Monkton stadium, Jarrow.

It is great to see that for the first time Blyth ladies have a team in the league.


28th May - league meet no. 2

Heather Christopher, Hayley Masterman and Helen Morris all competed in the 2nd league meeting.


ladies race - 1500m

5th - Helen - 6:01 - 3rd over 45

7th - Hayley - 6:12 - 3rd over 35

the race was won by Alison Dargie of Elswick Harriers in 5:07



4th - Heather - 2:52 - 2nd over 40

the race was won again by Alison Dargie in 2:32



4th - Heather - 33.1 - 2nd over 40

race was won by Amanda Edwards of Sunderland harriers in 29.8


long jump

4th - Hayley - 2.94m - 2nd over 35


the Blyth ladies team finished on 27 points in 3rd place


11th June - league meet no 3.

Heather Barrass, Hayley Masterman and Helen Morris all competed in the 3rd league meeting.


ladies mile race.

3rd - Helen - 6:24.4 - 3rd over 45

5th - Hayley - 6:44.6 - 1st over 35

Katie Jones from NSP won in 6:04.4


ladies 400m

1st - Heather - 70.6 - 1st over 35


High jump.

1st - Heather - 1.20m


Long jump

1st - Hayley - 2.81m


After the 3rd league match - Blyth ladies are currently lying in second place with 51 points behind South Shields.


The VAANEE T&F Championships were held last Saturday 23rd June at Monkton stadium.


Helen won silver in the 400m and 3000m


Only 2 more league matches remain - 2nd July and 16th July - with events that include: 300m, 800m 3000m, long jump, triple jump, hammer, javelin, discus and shot.  The 5000m and 10,000m track championships take place on Saturday 8th September.


For full results see website or thepowerof10 web site.