SURREY U13/U15/U17 SPORTSHALL, SPECTRUM, GUILDFORD, 24TH NOVEMBER 2013 - RESULTS.
EUROPEAN CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS, BELGRADE, SERBIA, 8TH DECEMBER 2013 - Congratulations to the Surrey athletes representing Great Britain & Northern Ireland for their excellent performances. They all come home with Gold Medals. RESULTS:-
Under-23 Men: 5th IndividualLuke Caldwell (DMV) & 12th IndividualJonny Hay (AFD) 1st Team;
Under-23 Women: 5th IndividualLily Partridge (AFD) 1st Team;
Under-20 Women: 1st Individual Emelia Gorecka (AFD) 1st Team.
BRENDA FORD - We send our congratulations to Brenda Ford following her receipt of the Volunteer Award from Kingston Sports Council.
ENGLAND ATHLETICS LONDON REGION ANNUAL AWARDS, 4TH DECEMBER 2013 - We congratulate the following who received awards:-
Peter Shilling - Official of the Year;
Matt Keirnan - Young Volunteer of the Year;
James McDonald - Development Coach of the Year;
South West London Athletics Network (SWLAN) - Network of the Year;
Anne Davidson (leader of Sutton Blind and visually impaired runners) - Run England Leader of the Year;
Sutton Blind and visually impaired runners - Run England Project of the Year.
NIGEL BONGERS - UNSUNG HERO - Congratulations to Nigel for the award for his work with Holland Sports AC. You can view the report on BBC News.
BBC SURREY RADIO 104FM, 23RD NOVEMBER 2013 - Our Chairman, Tom Pollak, was interviewed at 7.50am regarding cross-country performances by Surrey athletes. You can catch-up the interview on BBC iPlayer Radio.
REVISED LAYOUT FOR HOME PAGE - The layout of the Home Page has been revised so that the "Latest News" appears closer to the top. All of the large buttons that were located immediately below today's date have been relocated to the left-hand side of the screen. The opportunity has also been taken to group similar items together. Therefore, for example, for track & field rankings click on Rankings and the menu will expand to show the available options: the current year's listing by age group; select another year or view the All-time lists.
BRUCE JUDD CROSS-COUNTRY RELAYS ( SURREY CHAMPIONSHIP), STOKE PARK, GUILDFORD, 26TH OCTOBER 2013 - RESULTS
(Under-13 Boys revised 27.10.2013); (Under-15 Girls revised 02.11.2013).
ENGLAND ATHLETICS ANNUAL AWARDS, 19TH OCTOBER 2013 - We applaud the recognition given to Gordon Pirie by his induction into the EA Hall of Fame. We also congratulate Peter Shilling who received the Official of the Year Award. Through his work with Surrey Schools AA Peter will be well known to many Surrey athletes and officials.
SURREY MASTERS CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS, RICHMOND PARK, 12TH OCTOBER 2013 - RESULTS (revised 15.10.2013).
SCAN (SURREY COUNTY ATHLETICS NEWS) SEPTEMBER 2013 EDITION - Now available to download.
MARIANNE BLACK (nee DEW) 1938 - 2013 - We regret to announce the death of Marianne Black on 16 September 2013 aged 75. As Marianne Dew of Selsonia Ladies AC she made her breakthrough in 1958 when, after winning the Surrey 220 yards title, followed by the Southern title, she then finished 3rd in the WAAA final. She was selected to represent England in the 1958 British Empire & Commonwealth Games, held in Cardiff, and GB&NI in the 1958 European Championships, held in Stockholm, where she reached the semi-finals of the 200m and was part of the British team which finished 2nd in the 4x100m relay. She married Alan Black the Belgrave Harriers runner. Her last international appearance was in 1962. Her profile shows many of her performances.
BOB BELMORE 1927 - 2013 - We are sad to report the passing of Bob Belmore on 9th September 2013 after a long illness. Bob was a life member of the County Association and will be remembered particularly for his long association with Veterans/Masters athletics.
SAINSBURY'S SCHOOL GAMES, SHEFFIELD, 14/15 SEPTEMBER 2013 - The following performances were achieved by Surrey athletes:-
SURREY ROAD RELAYS, WIMBLEDON PARK, 14 SEPTEMBER 2013 - RESULTS. Please note that an * against an athlete or a team in the results indicates non-scoring. Photos of Presentations.
Photo by David Cocksedge.
AUSTIN FOX - Austin Fox who was for many years Clerk of the Course at the County Track & Field Championships is now residing in a nursing home in Maidstone. He would welcome contact from former colleagues. For contact details please e-mail Mike Fleet.
Kingston & Poly men out in force Tom Parry (105), Mark Andrews (120), Mark Roberts (124), Neil Jennings (118) and Chris Hall (108) line up for the 100 metres in the Surrey Decathlon at the David Weir Leisure Centre, Carshalton on Saturday, 7th September 2013.
Photo by David Cocksedge.
NOTE. All performances now included within athlete profiles.
EA UNDER-17 & UNDER-15 CHAMPIONSHIPS, BEDFORD, 31 AUGUST / 1 SEPTEMBER 2013 - In blustery conditions Surrey athletes won 14 medals. There were 6 outright victories for Morgan Lake (WSEH) in the U17W High Jump (1.88m CBP), U17W Long Jump (5.91m/+2.0) and U17W Triple Jump (12.34m/+3.3 CBP); Sophie Mace (Walton) U15G Discus (40.51m); Stefan Amokwandoh (B&B) U17M Triple Jump (14.56/+3.0) and Michelangelo Buter (WSEH) U15B Shot Putt (15.93m). Surrey medal winners.
NEW SURREY U17 WOMEN HAMMER RECORD - Competing at the Oxford City AC Open Meeting on 14th August 2013, Sophie Mace (Walton AC) improved the previous record of 38.95m, set by Carla Letheby (Walton AC) in 2010, to 39.82m. Surrey U17W Records.
WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS, POLAND, 8 SEPTEMBER 2013 - Congratulations to James McMullan (Thames Hare & Hounds) who has been selected for the Great Britain & Northern Ireland team.
IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, MOSCOW, RUSSIA, 10/18 AUGUST 2013 - The following Surrey athletes have been selected for the Great Britain & Northern Ireland team:-
Men - 100m & 4x100m Harry Aikines-Aryeetey (Sutton & District) & James Dasaolu (Croydon); 4 x 400m Martyn Rooney (Croydon); 20k Walk Alex Wright (Belgrave).
David Cocksedge has spotted that Marty Dent (Belgrave) represented Australia in the Marathon where he finished 23rd - a performance which gained him selection for the 2014 Commonwealth Games. RESULTS.
NEW SURREY U15 GIRLS DISCUS RECORD - Competing at the Woking AC Open Meeting on 7th August 2013, Sophie Mace (Walton AC) improved her previous record of 41.30m, set 3 days earlier, to 42.06m. Surrey U15G Records.
NEW SURREY UNDER-17 MEN 1500 METRES RECORD - Competing in the BMC Meeting at Watford on 7th August 2013, Gus Cockle (Aldershot, Farnham & District AC) improved the previous 1500m record of 3:52.80 he set in June. His time of 3:51.81 was set when he finished 6th in the A Race. Surrey U17M Records.
SURREY ROAD LEAGUE 2013 - Final positions at the conclusion of the series of seven events are now available.
NEW SURREY U15 GIRLS DISCUS RECORD - Competing at the Horsham Blue Star Open Meeting at Horsham on 4th August 2013, Sophie Mace (Walton AC) improved her previous record of 40.38m, set in May, to 41.30m. Surrey U15G Records.
DEREK CROOKES UNDER-13 INTER-COUNTY TRACK & FIELD, KINGSMEADOW, 28 JULY 2013 -
Go to the Meeting Website for Results (updated 01.08.2013).
SENIOR INTER-COUNTIES, ABINGDON, 21 JULY 2013 - RESULTS.
SURREY UNDER-17 MEN MILE RECORD - Competing at the British Milers Club Festival of Miles meeting held at the Iffley Road, Oxford track, the home of the 4-minute mile, on 20th July 2013, Tom Holden (South London Harriers) broke the county record of 4:17.9 set by Colin Church (Walton AC) in September,1963, when he recorded a time of 4:15.79. Surrey U17M Records.
EUROPEAN UNDER-20 CHAMPIONSHIPS, RIETI, ITALY, 18/21 JULY 2013 - The following Surrey athletes have been selected for the Great Britain & Northern Ireland team:-
Men - 400m Hurdles Jacob Paul (WSEH); Long Jump Elliot Safo (Croydon).
Women - 3000m & 5000m Emelia Gorecka (AFD); 400mH Shona Richards (WSEH).
LATEST NEWS:- 18.07 - Elliot Safo jumped 7.62m in the qualification round to automatically qualify for Friday's final. His jump was the 3rd best from the 2 pools. 19.07 - Shona Richards ran 58.96 to win Heat 3 and automatically qualify for Saturday's semi-finals. Shona's time was the sixth fastest from the four heats. Jacob Paul wins Heat 1 with a Surrey record time of 50.74 to qualify for Saturday's semi-finals. Jacob's time was the fastest from the four heats. In the Long Jump final Elliot Safo took the lead in the first round with a jump of 7.71m/+0.1 just short of his county record of 7.73m. Same distance in 2nd round then makes a big improvement to 7.82m/-0.1 in the 3rd round to set a new Surrey record. After 3 rounds he leads by 26cm. In the 5th round the Belgian athlete Mathias Broothaerts junped 7.84m but Elliot responded by jumping 7.86m/-0.3 which further improved the Surrey record. Series: (7.71/+0.1, 7.71/-0.1, 7.82/-0.1, 7.60/-0.5, 7.86/-0.3, 7.77/-0.6). ELLIOT SAFO IS EUROPEAN UNDER-20 LONG JUMP CHAMPION. 20.07 - Shona Richards finished 4th in the first semi-final with a time of 58.64 - a new Surrey record - to qualify for Sunday's final. Jacob Paul won the second semi-final with a time of 51.13 to qualify for Sunday's final. Emelia Gorecka won the 3000m with a time of 9:12.53. The second place runner was over 13 seconds behind. EMELIA GORECKA IS EUROPEAN UNDER-20 3000M CHAMPION. 21.07 - Shona Richards finished 5th in the final with a time of 58.33 - another new Surrey record. Jacob Paul finishes 3rd in the final with a Surrey record time of 50.71. Emelia Gorecka did not start in the 5000m. RESULTS. Surrey U20M Records. Surrey U20W Records.
UK CHAMPIONSHIPS, & WORLD TRIALS,
BIRMINGHAM, 12-14 JULY 2013 - James Dasaolu (Croydon Harriers) sets new Surrey Record for 100m of 9.91/+1.1 in winning the 2nd of 3 semi-finals but withdrew from the final with cramp. Alex Wright (Belgrave Harriers) sets new Surrey Record for 5000m Walk. Surrey SM Records. Surrey Medal Winners.
EUROPEAN UNDER-23 CHAMPIONSHIPS, TAMPERE, FINLAND, 10/14 JULY 2013 - The following Surrey athletes have been selected for the Great Britain & Northern Ireland team:-
Men - 5000m Luke Caldwell (Dorking & Mole Valley); 100m & 4 x 100m Sam Osewa (Croydon). RESULTS.
IAAF WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS, DONETSK, UKRAINE, 10/14 JULY 2013 - Congratulations to Shirin Irving (Croydon) who has been selected to represent Great Britain & Northern Ireland team in the Girls 100m Hurdles. This follows her victory in the trials held at Bedford on 1st June 2013. RESULTS
ESAA (ENGLISH SCHOOLS) TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS, BIRMINGHAM, 5/6 JULY 2013
- Congratulations to the following Surrey athletes who are English School's Champions for 2013:
AWARD FOR DONNA BARRINGTON-SMITH - Donna, one of the county's leading timekeepers, has been selected to receive a Volunteer Award from the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead. We are pleased to see the efforts of our volunteers being recognised for the service they give to the community..
SURREY UNDER-20 MEN LONG JUMP RECORD - Competing at the Bauhaus Juniorengala meeting in Mannheim, Germany on 30th June 2013, Elliot Safo (Croydon Harriers) became the sole holder of the record with a jump of 7.73m/+0.9. Previously he jointly held the record with Oliver Newport of 7.70m. Surrey U20M Records.
EUROPEAN CUP COMBINED EVENTS, TALLINN, ESTONIA, 29/30 JUNE 2013 - Congratulations to Jo Rowland (Crawley) who was selected for the Great Britain & Northern Ireland team in this Super League event. The other participating countries were : Belarus, Estonia, France, Italy, Poland, Russia & Ukraine. Jo finished 14th (out of 32) with a score of 5643pts (14.55/-0.4, 1.66m, 13.03m, 25.10/+1.7, 5.74m, 42.81m, 2:19.11).
NEW SURREY SENIOR MEN 100M RECORD - Competing in the Diamond League Meeting held in Birmingham on 30th June 2013, James Dasaolu (Croydon Harriers) twice improved the previous Surrey record of 10.08 which he set earlier this month. He won Heat 2 with a time of 10.05/-1.3 and then came second in the Final with a time of 10.03/+0.8 to become the equal fourth fastest all-time UK athlete. Surrey SM Records.
WORLD SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS, SOKOLOV, CZECH REPUBLIC, 24/25 JUNE 2013 - Congratulations to Shirin Irving (Croydon) who became World Schools Champion with her victory in the 100m Hurdles with a time of 14.31. She was also 5th in the 3kg Shot Putt with a distance of 10.99m.
EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS, GATESHEAD, 22/23 JUNE 2013 - The following Surrey athletes represented Great Britain & Northern Ireland:-
Men - 4 x 100m Harry Aikines-Aryeetey (Sutton & District) & James Dasaolu (Croydon) ran legs 2 & 4 respectively in the team that won in 38.39.
Women - 5000m Emelia Gorecka (AFD) finished 2nd with a time of 15:40.52.
Women - Discus Jade Lally (Shaftesbury Barnet) finished 6th with her throw of 58.73m (58.73, 57.60, 57.28).
NEW SURREY UNDER-17 MEN 1500 METRES RECORD - Competing in the BMC Meeting at Watford on 12th June 2013, Gus Cockle (Aldershot, Farnham & District AC) set his second County record in 2013 when he improved the previous 1500m record of 3:53.6 set by Richard Ward in August 1998. His time of 3:52.80 was set when he finished 10th in the A Race. Surrey U17M Records.
SURREY ROAD LEAGUE 2013 - Positions after the first three events are now available.
SURREY 10 MILE ROAD CHAMPIONSHIPS, 2 JUNE 2013 - RESULTS.
NEW SURREY SENIOR MEN 100M RECORD - Competing in the Josef Odlozil Memorial Meeting held in Prague, Czech Republic on 10th June 2013, James Dasaolu (Croydon Harriers) improved the previous Surrey record of 10.09 held jointly by himself (set in June 2009) and Jason Livingston (set in June 1992). His winning time of 10.08/-0.1 was a meeting record and places him at the top of the UK rankings for 2013. Surrey SM Records.
NEW SURREY SENIOR WOMEN HEPTATHLON RECORD - Competing in the Meeting de Pruebas Combinadas de Arona held in Arona, Spain on 1st/2nd June 2013, Jo Rowland (Crawley AC) improved her previous record of 5638pts set in May, when she finished 1st with a total of 5702 points. Her individual event performances were 100mH: 14.59/+1.5, HJ: 1.67m, SP: 13.38m, 200m: 24.78/0.0, LJ: 5.82m/-0.4, JT: 40.53m, 800m: 2:17.27. Surrey SW Records.
NEW SURREY U20 MEN 400M HURDLES RECORD - Competing in the IFAM meeting at Oordegem, Belgium on 1st June 2013, Jacob Paul (Windsor, Slough, Eton & Hounslow AC) improved his previous record of 52.03, set in April 2013, to 51.56. Surrey U20M Records.
SURREY SCHOOLS TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS, KINGSMEADOW, 8TH JUNE 2013 - RESULTS.
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.
NEW DATABASE FACILITY - It is now possible to review the performances by Surrey athletes at the Major International Championships. For example you can view all performances at the Olympic Games or finalists at the European Indoor Championships or medal winners at the Commonwealth Youth Games etc....... Click on the "Major Championships" button above. As always please let us know of any errors or ommissions. Webmaster.
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. In particular, sets of County Championship results prior to 1980 are sought.
SURREY SCHOOLS ATHLETICS HISTORICAL INFORMATION - CAN YOU HELP? - Surrey Schools AA have had a request from Michael Stenning, as part of his family history research.
He wants to know if his aunt, Iris Marshall, won the girls hurdles at Surrey Schools T&F at Motspur Park between 1934-39.
Another request for any old programmes from Surrey Schools in the 1934-39 period, and also for 1954 Surrey Schools T&F Champs. Please contact Peter Shilling.
SURREY ALL-TIME RANKINGS - Over the past months David Cocksedge, Pete Mulholland and Keith Burchell have been compiling lists of the best performances for each of the standard track and field events for Men and Women. Further assistance has been provided by Liz Sissons, Alan Mead and Tom Pollak. The results of their efforts are now available by clicking on the "All-time Track & Field Rankings" button above. It is possible that some performances have been missed - please contact Pete Mulholland with any further performances that should be included. Performances are only eligible for athletes who were Surrey-qualified at the time of setting the performance. The names and clubs shown are those of the athlete at the time the performance was set.
RESULTS ARCHIVE- On this website you will find the results of previous County Championships. To find out what is available then click on the buttons below:-
Thanks to Don Turner, Michael Cowlard & Keith Burchell for compiling these results. Further results will be added later.
The Track & Field Championships database has recently had the complete results of the 2013 Combined Events, Steeplechases & Relays Championships plus the fullresults of the 1978 Surrey Women's Championships. If you are able to add this information then please contact Webmaster. There are over 73,000 individual performances from past Track & Field Championships stored within the database.
FORMS FOR PHOTO-FINISH, RACE CLOCK & RADIOS SCAA has (a) photo finish, (b) a race clock and (c)
radios for hire. You can download forms to book either the race clock or
the radios by clicking on the buttons below. The forms come in either MS
Word or Adobe PDF format. Please note that there are two different forms
for the photo finish - one for organisations affiliated to SCAA and one
for other organisations.