Competing in the Southern U13/U15/U17 Indoor Championships held at Lee Valley on 13/14 January 2024 Jasmine Nkoso (Herne Hill) set a new Surrey Indoor Record for the Under-15 Girls 3kg Shot with her winning put of 12.49m. The previous record for the 3kg Shot was set by Victoria Alicante-King (Herne Hill) with 11.77m in 2020 although Sophie Mace (Walton) holds the record for the 3.25kg Shot of 11.96m which she set in 2013.
Competing in the BU John Thomas Terrier Classic held in Boston MA, USA on 26 January 2024 Jack Rowe (AFD) set a new Surrey Indoor Record for the 3000m of 7:38.35. The previous record of 7:46.47 was set by him in February 2023.
Our 4 County teams now progress to the Regional Finals at Burgess Hill on 18th February 2024.
(5) EA U15/U17/U20 INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS, EIS SHEFFIELD, 10/11 FEBRUARY 2024
Surrey athletes had a successful weekend winning 3 Gold, 5 Silver and 4 Bronze medals.
Holly Ryan (Shaftesbury Barnet) set new Surrey Records for the Under-15 Girls 300m in both her heat and in winning the final. Her times of 40.84 and 40.18 beat the previous record of 41.50 set by Gracelyn Kendeck (Croydon) in 2022. Issy Stamp (SLH) won the Under-17 Women Shot and Max Merriman (Guildford & Godalming) won the Under-15 Boys Pole Vault.
Thomas Whorton (Hercules Wimbledon) set a new Under-15 Boys 800m record when finishing 2nd in the final with a time of 2:03.31. The previous record of 2:03.95 was set by Zachary Crowther (Herne Hill) in 2020.
(9) SPORTSHALLL - SOUTH-EAST REGIONAL FINALS, BURGESS HILL, 18TH FEBRUARY 2024
(10) SPORTSHALLL - SOUTH-EAST REGIONAL FINALS, BURGESS HILL, 18TH FEBRUARY 2024
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE SURREY TEAMS FOR THEIR OUTSTANDING RESULTS
u11 boys GOLD
u11 girls GOLD
u13 girls GOLD
u13 boys SILVER
u15 girls GOLD
u15 boys GOLD
There is no national final for u11s but this is three teams through to the Nationals and high hopes that the u13 boys will qualify for the Nationals as best runners up. The National Finals will be held at Stoke-on-Trent on 6th April.
A special mention to the Surrey team managers Laura, Fran, Graham and Josh for all of their ongoing commitment and expertise to be successful whilst still having fun.
A thank you to all of you, the club's coaches and team managers who have made Surrey Sportshall so successful.
A thank you also to the County and all it's officials and associated committee members who continue to support Surrey Sportshall.
And last, but not least, a special thank you to Paul Andrews and his team for their efforts in organising this year's events.
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