The rest of the evening for Chiltern was devoted to 1500m.
Ellie Shield (U15) was just outside her PB with 5.17.85. Just behind Ellie, U13 Lucy Wilkinson made her 1500m debut with an impressive 5.21.71. Olivia Clarke (U13) ran 5.28.44, there was a PB for U13 Savarnah Pandya (5.43.56) and Beth Togneri (U13) ran 5.47.84.
U13s Marea Logan (5.12.30) and Alfie Clifford (5.15.48) were just outside PB form in this one.
U13 Callum Powell ran a PB of 5.07.71 in the third race.
Three Chiltern U13 PBs in Race 4 – Archie Pinder (4.53.73), Lesedi Nkoane (4.53.85 – eighth in national rankings), and Leon Doran (4.55.80).
Further U13 PBs in race 5 came from Isaac Jessop-Tranter (4.45.17) and Max Baxter (4.48.97). U15 Maddie Hughes ran another sub-5 time with 4.59.28.
U13 Frankie Baxter recorded another great time in a record-breaking season, running 4.39.09 to go top of the national rankings and log the third best time on the U13 all-time list.
U17 Orla Williams ran her fourth sub 4.40 clocking of the season with 4.39.30.
U13 Alden Collier matched Frankie with another very fast run of 4.22.30 to also lead the national rankings and go equal fifth all-time.
U23 Richard Slade got his season going with a good-looking 4.17.83 in this one.
Track and Field Round Up
Oxford City Open 17.06.19
All Chiltern interest was in 800m. Vet 35 Ali Young ran a season best of 2.31.74, and U17 Charlie Stone was in the fastest race of the night, running 2.13.90
BMC Regional Meeting, Eltham 19.06.19
U17 Angus Williams ran 4.16.14 in the Men’s 1500m B race, just outside English Schools qualifying but enough to get selected for the Bucks Schools county team.
England Athletics U23 Championships 22.06.19
At the EA U23s at Bedford Will Perkin had a solid run to be sixth in his 800m heat with 1.53.97.
University of Birmingham vs Harvard vs Yale Ivy League match 26.06.19
In form U23 Adam Day ran another PB of 1.54.97 at this one, competing for University of Birmingham at their home track.