Times tumble at Charnwood Open Meeting (Wednesday 6th June 2012)Twelve athletes set personal best performances at yesterday's Open Meeting at Charnwood. The conditions were not fantastic but the athletes were not phased by this.
Phillip Maddocks U17 men knocked a massive 18 seconds off of his personal best with 4.35.34 in the 1500m. Not to be outdone both Tom Loring U17 men and George Bell U15b finished within a few hundredths of a second of each other to take 16 seconds and 12 seconds respectively from their times. Tom ran 4.21.22 and George ran 4.21.60.
Neve Grimes U13g ran 5.30.6 to reduce her personal best time by 10 seconds in the 1500m and young Fran Green also U13g clocked 5.07.12 in her debut over this distance.
Big improvements were also made in this distance by Jasmin Southam, Ben Dijkstra, Alfie Thompson, Connor Haywood, Cameron Hart, Luke Beeby and Amrik Gill.
Ben Morris U23 men also achieved a personal best time in the 100m with his 11.09 clocking.
Caitlin Harding U15g 14.18 1st place h6, Oren Patel Champion U17 men 12.26 2nd place h11, Ben Morris U23 men 11.09 4th place h15
Manju Moon vet35 73.45 3rd place h1, Alex Morris U20 men 53.31 3rd place h4
Neve Grimes U13g 5.30.60 4th place h2, Fran Green U13g 5.07.12 2nd place h3, Edward Thomas U15b 5.25.06 13th place h3, Jasmin Southam U17 women 5.08.41 13th place h4, Amrik Gill U15b 4.48.86 9th place h5, Pascal Bouttier-Butler U15b 4.55.22 12th place h5, Ben Dijkstra U15b 4.25.67 4th place h6, Will Rawlinson U17 men 4.30.84 12th place h6, Alfie Thompson U15b 4.31.29 13th place h6, Cameron Hart U17 men 4.32.87 14th place h6, Phillip Maddocks U17 men 4.35.34 16th place h6, Luke Beeby U15b 4.39.71 18th place h6, Tom Loring U17 men 4.21.22 7th place h7, George Bell U15b 4.21.60 9th place h7 and Connor Haywood 4.30.83 13th place h7.