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Today's Date: 22 April 2024

LATEST NEWS:-

SURREY COUNTY DISABILITY CHAMPIONSHIPS, WAA, KINGSMEADOW 6TH APRIL 2024

RESULTS


NATIONAL SPORTSHALL U13/U15 FINALS, STOKE-ON-TRENT 6TH APRIL 2024


NATIONAL SPORTSHALL U13/U15 FINALS, STOKE-ON-TRENT 6TH APRIL 2024

EXCELLENT RESULTS FOR SURREY TEAMS

UNDER-15 GIRLS - CHAMPIONS

UNDER-15 BOYS - CHAMPIONS

UNDER-13 GIRLS - SECOND

Individually Jasmine Nkoso (HHH) was the highest scoring Under-15 Girl and Owen Firth (Waverley) was the highest scoring Under-15 Boy.

RESULTS


WORLD CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS, BELGRADE, SERBIA, 30TH MARCH 2024

UKA has announced the GB team which includes 3 Surrey athletes:
Senior Women - Niamh Brown (AFD)
Senior Men - Will Barnicoat (AFD)
Under-20 Men - James Dargan (AFD)

Also Georgie Grgec (Herne Hill) has been selected by New Zealand for the Senior Women race.

The temperatures were unseasonably high for the time of year which hampered UK-based athletes. Georgie Grgec who finished 41st was first New Zealander. Niamh Brown did not finish. Will Barnicoat who finished 27th was the first Briton to finish - GB team was 9th. James Dargan was the 3rd Briton to finish in 47th place - GB team was 10th.

LISTING OF PERFORMANCES BY SURREY ATHLETES AT IAAF/WORLD CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS


SURREY INDOOR RECORD FOR UNDER-15 BOYS 3000M

Competing in the EA Endurance Meeting held on 24th March 2024 at Lee Valley Blas Rivero-Stevenet (AFD) was timed at 9:24.47 for 3000m. Our records do not show a faster time being run by a Surrey U17 Boy so this becomes the Surrey County Indoor Record for U15B 3000m.

SURREY INDOOR RECORDS FOR UNDER-15 BOYS.


SCAA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, 22ND MARCH 2024

The AGM was held at The Institute, Leatherhead. Lesley and Graham Taylor were elected as Joint Presidents. The meeting accepted the Annual Report which was presented by the Hon Secretary, Lynne Reed. All Officers of the Association remain in post. The meeting approved the revised Constitution.

The retiring President, Zara Hyde Peters, addressed the meeting.


EA U15/U17 INDOOR COMBINED EVENTS, EIS, SHEFFIELD, 9TH/10TH MARCH 2024

Congratulations to Jasmine Nkoso (HHH) on her victory in the Under-15 Girls Pentathlon. Samuel Tsolo (E&E) was third in the Under-15 Boys Pentathlon.

SURREY MEDAL WINNERS


SURREY COUNTY INDOOR TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS, DWLC, CARSHALTON, 9TH/10TH MARCH 2024

RESULTS

ALL RESULTS HAVE BEEN INCLUDED AND ATHLETE PROFILES UPDATED.

In the U17W 3kg Shot Issy Stamp set a new County Indoor Record of 14.78m. She set the previous record of 14.65m at the 2023 Surrey Championships.

REVISED LISTING OF CHAMPIONSHIP BEST PERFORMANCES.

SURREY INDOOR RECORDS FOR UNDER-17 WOMEN.

PROGRESSION OF SURREY INDOOR RECORD FOR U17W 3KG SHOT.


CAU INTER-COUNTY CROSS-COUNTRY, WOLLATON PARK, NOTTINGHAM, 9TH MARCH 2024

THEO CREED & EDWARD CUNNIFFE WERE 1ST & 2ND IN THE U13 BOYS RACE

UNDER-13 BOYS, UNDER-20 MEN, UNDER-20 WOMEN & SENIOR WOMEN TEAMS WERE FIRST

Individually James Dargan (U20M) & Naomi Walmsley (U13G) were also second and Kitty Scott (U15G) was third.
The victory by the Senior Women team was the third in succession - in fact they have won this title 5 times in the last 7 races. For Georgie Bruinvels it was her 12th appearance in this championship.

SURREY INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCES & TEAM SCORES

PHOTOS

LISTING OF SURREY TEAM PERFORMANCES AT CAU (NATIONAL) INTER-COUNTY BY YEAR


WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS, GLASGOW, 1/3 MARCH 2024

UKA have announced their selections which includes 2 Surrey athletes:

Morgan Lake (Windsor, Slough, Eton & Hounslow) in the Women's High Jump. She finished 6th with a season best equalling jump of 1.92m.

Jessie Knight (Windsor, Slough, Eton & Hounslow) in the Women's 4x400m Relay. She ran the 4th leg in both the heats and the final. GB were 1st in their heat with a time of 3:26.40 and were 3rd in final with a time of 3:26.36. Both times were British records.

PERFORMANCES BY SURREY ATHLETES AT WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS.


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SURREY COUNTY TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS 11/12 MAY 2024

ENTRIES OPEN

***** Please note *****
Owing to the popularity of our Track & Field Championships it has become impossible to include all of the events during the two-day weekend in May.
The events listed below, will be offered on Saturday, 6th July 2024:-
U15B 3000m U15G 3000m U17W 1500m U17M 1500m U17M 3000m U20M 3000m U20M 1500m SM 5000m

M25 CLOSURE
It has been announced that there will be another closure of the Surrey section of the M25 on the weekend of 11th/12th May. This is likely to cause some inconvenience for those travelling to our meeting.


SURREY COUNTY TRACK & FIELD RANKINGS 2024

We have started to publish T&F ranking lists of Surrey athletes for the Senior/U20/U17/U15/U13 age groups. We are grateful to Marcus Hake and Phil Ryan who have volunteered to take on an age group. However, we still require some volunteers to input the performances for the following age groups:- U13G and U20M. If you would like to volunteer or require information on what is involved then please contact Webmaster.


REQUESTS FOR PAYMENT FROM SURREY ATHLETICS OFFICIALS

If you are asked for an unexpected payment appearing to come from SCAA then please contact the Treasurer email: treasurer@surreyathletics.uk.


NATIONAL UNION OF TRACK STATISICIANS (NUTS)

The NUTS athletics archive/museum has been installed at Coombe Wood School, Melville Avenue, Croydon CR2 7NY. They are on the lookout for donations and or loans of the following:-
(1) Books; (2) Programmes; (3) Photos; (4) Trophies; (5) Medals; (6) Club Badges & Vests (including clubs that no longer exist); (7) Old or Olympic kit; (8) Unwanted stopwatches (Do not have to work); (9) Documents; (10) Old running shoes, any pre-war would be wonderful. especially Laws, Fosters etc; (11) Other relevant items suitable for display or reference.
Should you have any of the above that you would like them to consider or if you wish to make an appointment to visit, please contact Mike Fleet 020 8647 1341 or email mike@mafleet.co.uk.


SURREY COUNTY ATHLETICS HISTORICAL INFORMATION - CAN YOU HELP?

Keith Burchell currently holds the archives for the Surrey County AAA and Surrey County WAAA. These are far from being complete. If you have any past information such as programmes, committee minutes, championship results etc that you are thinking of disposing then please contact Keith Burchell. In particular, sets of County Championship results prior to 1980 are sought.


RESPECT TO OUR TEAM MANAGERS

Surrey County Athletic Association does not accept or condone the use of offensive behaviour towards or abuse or bullying of team managers under any circumstances. Team managers are all volunteers and make their decisions on the basis of information available to them. While not everyone is likely to agree with all of their decisions they must respect them and all the hours of work and agonising that go into the difficult task these team managers carry out in the interests of encouraging athletics in the county.


CARDIAC RISK IN THE YOUNG

England Athletics is publicising this charity. CRY is a charity that was established to raise awareness of conditions that can lead to the sudden cardiac death of young people. They operate a screening programme at a number of clinics around the UK and support this with mobile units that travel to other locations.
Full information about CRY and their services can be found on their website at www.c-r-y.org.uk. Young people between the age of 14 and 35 who would like to have cardiac testing can go to www.testmyheart.org.
You can also see www.uka.org.uk/governance/health-safety/cardiac-screening-for-athletes/ for information on work being done by UKA in this area.

Following the death of a young member of Croydon Harriers, Mike Fleet has been promoting this charity for several years and anyone wishing to have copies of his photographs has been asked to make a donation to CRY. Further, he has been exchanging for donations bookmarks signed by famous athletes to raise funds for this charity. We thank those of you who have shown your support in the past.

Mike Fleet has started an Olympians Charity "Art" project. His request is to Olympic athletes who would be willing to contribute a drawing, sketch or even a "work of art". The target is to obtain 100 items. Currently contributions include matchstick men and women, smiley faces, fine portraits, crayoned landscapes and water colours. Amongst the Surrey contributors are Shirley Cawley, Judy Vernon, Jack Parker and Martyn Rooney with promises from Shireen Bailey and Donna Fraser. Mike has also received pictures from Olympic Gold medallists, David Hemery, Kelly Holmes, Anne Packer and Tessa Sanderson. The plan is for a one-off book of the boldly signed originals to be publicly auctioned, and for the submitted art, to feature in a limited edition book of prints for general sale.
Contributions on A4 duplicating paper should be sent to Mike at 2 Ridge Park, Purley, Surrey, CR8 3PN. Any queries, please call 020 8647 1341.


BOOKING REQUEST FORMS FOR PHOTO-FINISH, RACE CLOCK, RADIOS & FIELD COUNTDOWN CLOCKS

SCAA has photo finish, race clock, radios and field countdown clocks for hire. You can download forms to request a booking for any of these by clicking on the buttons below. The forms come in either MS Word or Adobe PDF format.

Photo-finish + clock Finish Line Clock Radios & Field Clocks
MS Word photofinish.docx (59k) finishline_clock.docx (188k) radios_fieldclocks.docx (63k)
Abobe Acrobat photofinish.pdf (54k) finishline_clock.pdf (96k) radios_fieldclocks.pdf (56k)

SCPFA Information.

Annual Statistical Analysis of U13 / U15 / U17 Track & Field Performances.