Athletes in Devon County Championships action

We had 12 EVH athletes taking part in the Devon County Track and Field Championships held at Exeter on Sunday
We were rewarded with 4 Gold Medals, 4 silver medals and 4 Bronze plus a new Devon County record for Tom Davies in the 3000m M35 and Sam Trigg-Petrovic in the Men’s Triple Jump. It was good to see Matthew Gilvear, Charlie Milward and Tom taking part in the 3000m (pictured above). Isabella Trowell made an impressive debut in the 1500m Steeplechase winning gold to go with her other two medals. Also well done to Nick Ogle who won two medals (but should have had three.The results are shown here >>>
The next track and field event is the Devon Open on 29th May and it would be good to see even more athletes there. Details on the Track and Field page.
Emma Lake meanwhile did the Exeter Marathon finishing 61st overall (8th Female) and 1st FV45 in 3.42.24

We also had athletes in the Exmouth Triathlon with Alison and Dave Engledew winning their age categories.

The Armada 5K took place last Wednesday in  Saltram. We had another good turnout of EVH runners
Results here

7 299 Cleo Perry F 19.28
14 264 Andrew Trigg M 20.31
19 261 Emma Lake F 21.22
24 252 Russ Mogridge M 21.54
27 309 Isabella Trowell F 22.12
29 241 Simon Swift M 22.20
32 268 David Engledew M 22.33
42 250 Sarah Hirons F 24.04
44 242 Kate Medlicott F 24.13
45 275 Phil Adderley M 24.23
47 269 Alison Engledew F 24.49
49 262 Anna Lake F 24.53
54 279 Ruth Terry F 26.19
59 254 Katy Mogridge F 26.40
60 243 Linda Bracher F 26.48
78 292 Bryan Short M 36.21

Junior Training and competition updates

Training times are now back to normal with the two sessions. That is 5.45pm – 6.50pm for the U11’s and 7 – 8 for the older ones.
There will be no session on Thursday 2nd June however due to the Bank Holiday.
Please note training for all on Tuesday 17th (including Juniors) will be at Wrangaton Gold Club for the Spirit of the Moor.

Well done to all who took part in Devon County Track and Field Championships held at Exeter on Sunday
We won a number of medals and it was good to see Matthew Gilvear, Charlie Milward in the 3000m (pictured above). Isabella Trowell made an impressive debut in the 1500m Steeplechase winning gold to go with her other two medals. Also well done to Nick Ogle who won two medals (but should have had three.The results are shown here >>>

Entries are still open for the next Devon Open on Sunday 29th May in Plymouth here >>>
It would be brilliant to see even more of our juniors there as there are events for everyone from U11 to Seniors.
There is a Southern Athletics League meeting this Sunday at Andover. Any athlete who is the U17 age group (or above) can take part as we are a composite team with Plymouth AC and Tavistock. There is a minibus going so just let Keith know if you are interested.
The SW League season begins on June 5th at Exeter. This is for U13’s and above and again we are a composite team with Plymouth AC and Tavistock known as Armada. It is free to enter but we need your name before next Tuesday 24th May) as we have to add you to the list. We also need to know which events.
The timetable (Prog A) is shown here >>>  Details of all these events are on the Track and Field page here >>>.

 

 

 

 

Spirit of the Moor run on Tuesday

Just a reminder to everyone training is up at Wrangaton Golf Course on Tuesday 17th May with our monthly Spirit of the Moor run.
Food and drink are available in the bar after the run.
10K T-shirts will be on sale for those who like to buy one.

 

 

Ivybridge 10K results now online

Well done to all those who ran  in the Ivybridge 10K
The results are now on the Ivybridge 10K page here >>>

Also well done to everyone who helped out and made it such a fantastic event.
We couldn’t have done it without you.