The Crown to Crown Good Friday Fun Run
THE Crown to Crown Good Friday Fun Run attracted over 300 starters. Leon Wheeler, the X-C Leagues U-15 champion led the small Thurrock contingent.
He was 4th in 17.49. Brian Wong was an eye-opening 23rd in 19.43. This was an excellent debut for the year 10 Southend High School pupil. Gary Rowlatt was pleased with his 21.22 effort. Steve Ball also caught the eye with 22.13.
Two former Harriers did well. Alex Houghton was 2nd and Roy Aspinall, now a V55, recorded 21.57 which earned him 51st place.
Alpha Beta Trophy
THURROCK Harriers’ female athletes competed in the Alpha Beta Trophy which was held at Lee Valley on Sunday 9th April. With individual season and personal bests achieved the U15G team came third in the U15G competition and the Senior Women team came sixth.
Senior results: 100m Kendrea Nwaelene 12.69s (SB), Tolani Odumosu 14.57s (SB). 800m Hayley Instance 2:21:18 (PB), Lucie Ball 2:46:86 (SB). 200m Funminiyi Olajide 27.54s, Tolani Odumosu 29.71s (SB) 1500m Amber Pullinger 4.50.73 (SB) HJ Funminiyi Olajide 1.55m (SB), Rhea Stavri 1.20m (SB). Jav Abigail Pain 27.35m (PB) Rhea Starvi 12.20m (SB) Discus Sue Lawrence 27.30m, Abigail Pain 19.18 (PB). Shot Sue Lawrence 9.05m, Rhea Stavri 7.63m (PB). LJ Tolani Odumosu 3.93m (PB)
U15G results: 100m Funmi Adewole 14.16s (PB), Oluwatumise Abbas 13.97s. Claudia Lane-Gardiner 14.69s. 200m Claudia Lane-Gardener 30.44s (PB), Funmi Adewole 29.42s, 800m Demi Eves 2:23:58 (PB), Sarah Blockley 2:36:98 (SB). 75m Hurdles Ruby Bridger 12.40s, Sola Taiwo 12.64s (SB), Javelin Maisie Warman 13.30m (PB) Discus Maisie Warman 24.58m (PB), Shot Maisie Warman 8.74m Oluwatumise Abbas 6.24m (PB) LJ Ruby Bridger 5.12m (PB), Sola Taiwo 4.83m (SB). HJ Ruby Bridger 1.52m (PB), Sola Taiwo 1.37m