The Border Athletics season finished at Morebattle last Saturday and TLJT were again well represented with two wins and several placings. Well done to the following athletes; Fraser Gorvett 1st in Open 1600m Laura Munro 1st in Open Ladies 90m Handicap Evie Renwick 2nd in Youths 90m Championship Fraser Rout 3rd in 400m Youths Craig Smith 3rd in 200m Open Caris Brus 2nd in 400m Open Logan Kerr 3rd in 200m Youths Full results and links to albums can be found if you go to the Border Athletics Facebook page.
Saturday 5th August 2017 Four of our young athletes were selected to represent Team Borders today in the Forth Valley League President’s Select Match. Grace McWhinnie, Samantha Dagg, Finn Douglas and Kacey Taitt made the trip to Grangemouth Athletics Stadium for this fourth and final match of FVL. Sammy won gold in the 200m and bronze in the 100m and got PBs in both. There were also PBs for Finn and Kacey. Finn won gold in the 300m and Kacey gold in the Long Jump. Great running also from Grace in a tough U11 girls 200m. All ran in the relay and Finn was in the winning U15 boys team. Congratulations to all our athletes and thanks to the Team Borders managers, match officials and of course our coaches and families for supporting them. For photos and full results head to the Team Borders Facebook page or http://www.forthvalleyleague.org.uk/
Please find listed below information on events coming up in the near future and some dates for your diaries for early next year. We advise that you talk with your coach about your aims before you enter events. This is to ensure that your preparation for the event is planned in advance, giving you the best possible experience on the day. Age Requirements: 2017 U11 Born 01/09/06 – 31/08/08 U13 01/09/04 – 31/08/06 U15 01/09/02 – 31/08/04 U17 01/09/00 – 31/08/02 U20 31/12/97 – 31/08/00 Senior Before 31/12/97 Events 19/07/17 Livingston Open Meeting (U11 to Sen) (evening) www.livingstonac.com/open closing date Sunday 16th July midnight 01/08/17 Team East Lothian Summer Series – Jumps & Throws (evening), Meadowmill, Tranent www.teameastlothian.org.uk/east-lothian-summer-open-series/ 19/08/17 Scottish National U13 Track and Field Championships – Scotstoun, Glasgow closing date 6th Aug 19/08/17 Scottish National U20 Track and Field Championships – Scotstoun, Glasgow closing date 6th Aug 20/08/17 Scottish National U20 Track and Field Championships – Scotstoun, Glasgow 20/08/17 Scottish National U15 Track and Field Championships – Scotstoun, Glasgow closing date 6th Aug 23/08/17 Livingston Open Meeting (U11 to Sen) (evening) closing date Sunday 20thAug midnight 26/08/17 Scottish National U17 Track and Field Championships – Grangemouth closing date 13th Aug 27/08/17 Scottish…
Updated athlete calendars, kit lists, and welcome packs are now available from the download section of the website. BA 2017 entry booklets also added
Here is the entry form for the open graded at Tweedbank. Forms need to be given to Lesley by Wednesday 15th June