Midsummer Open, 10/7/13

Mia O’Connell set a new Cheltenham Harriers 600m club record as the club hosted the second of the Midsummer Open Meetings. The eighteen year olds time of 1:39.1 for the unusual distance saw her as the fastest lady on the night as she claimed both the club under 20 and senior marks. Further victories in the ladies event came from throwers Annabel Sherry and Millie Wood who took won the shot and discus events with distances of 12.14m and 31.92m respectively. In the men’s shot Hugh Walton placed second with a personal best of 12.88m. In the under 20 age group Will Sage won the high jump with a 1.80m clearance and Adam Peachey was the fastest 100m runner in 11.5 seconds. Phoebe Hobbs posted the fastest under 17 girls 600m time with 1:48.9 whilst Nathaniel Hatherley won the under 15 boys 80m hurdles in 12.7 seconds. In the under 13 age group Abigail Williams claimed a sprint double with 14.0 in the 100m and 29.3 in the 200m whilst Andre Stamp won the boy’s shot competition with a putt of 6.65m.

For further Harriers performances see the full results