ATHLETICS: EAMON HARVEY’S ATHLETICS REPORT

first_imgLetterkenny’s Daren McBrearty’s performance in Watford on Saturday night when he ran 3mins 42.68secs for 1,500m was the outstanding athletics achievement of the week. The occasion, a British Milers Club event attracted the top middle distance athletes from across Europe and found Mc Brearty, an 80m semi finalist at the European Indoors in Paris earlier in the year, win the ‘B’ 1500m  impressively in a new PB time, 5 seconds faster than he has ran before and in the process a qualification standard for the European U23. Noel Collins, a former silver medal winner a in the steeplechase  a tthe European Youth Olympics, ran 3mins 47 secs while Letterkennys rising star Ruairi Finnigan, ran 3mins 51secs for 1,500m. Ruairi, already has qualification times for European[Turkey] and World[France] Youth Olympics later in the summer.Race : 23 BMC 1500m B (Mens)Posn Vest No. Leg No. Time Name Club1 167 13 03:42.68 Darren Mcbrearty U23 Letterkenny / Ireland2 156 2 03:43.15 Jermaine Mays Kent3 163 9 03:44.09 Frank Baddick Newham & Essex Beagles / Loughbor4 164 10 03:44.26 Chris Warburton Notts / Loughborough Uni5 157 3 03:44.73 Giovanni Bellino Italy6 170 16 03:45.07 Michael Geissbuhler Switzerland7 168 14 03:45.30 Damian Roszko U23 Poland8 171 17 03:45.98 Hans Kristian Floystad U23 Norway9 165 11 03:46.15 Eoin Everard Kilkenny / Northumbria Uni / Ireland10 159 5 03:46.41 Stephen Scullion North Belfast / Aldershot Farnha11 169 15 03:46.84 Richard Goodman U20 Shaftesbury Barnet12 161 7 03:47.28 John Coghlan Metro St. Brigid’s / Ireland13 180 18 03:49.38 Harvey Dixon U20 Aldershot Farnham & District ATHLETICS: EAMON HARVEY’S ATHLETICS REPORT was last modified: June 13th, 2011 by gregShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:ATHLETICS: EAMON HARVEY’S ATHLETICS REPORTlast_img

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