YDL (Upper) – final fixture at Ealing

BAC competes in the YDL (Upper Age Group) as a composite team with Poole Runners and New Forest Juniors in Division South/West 2.  The final fixture of the season took place on 26 July at Ealing, London, at which the team performed well to finish in second place, of a total of eight competing teams.  The overall position for the season sees BAC and its partners in  third place, unfortunately just missing out on promotion, which goes to the top two teams.  Congratulations, nevertheless, to the team managers, Paula Broom and William Kearsey, and to all the athletes who have contributed to a fine result.  On the day, at Ealing, many of BAC‘s athletes competed in a number of events, including Danielle Broom and Tom Peters, who each won all of their three competitions, Angel Kerin, who achieved two wins and two second places, and Cameron Hale, who competed in each of the three disciplines, running, jumping and throwing.  Patrick Sylla also excelled, winning two U20M events, despite actually being in the lower age category.  But every athlete who competed, in however many events, and including the PR and NFJ, are all part of this achievement, so well done to all!  The following BAC athletes competed at Ealing on 26 July: Patrick Sylla U20M 100m A String (1st); HJ A (1): Jamie Williamson U20M LJ A (3); HJ B (1): Tom Peters U20M DT A (1); HJ A (1); SP A (1): Alex Paul-Ajuwape U20M TJ A (2); HJ A (3): Andrew Speers U17M 200m B (4): Lewis Sainval U17M 800m A (1); 1500m A (1): Brandon Meredith U17M 3000m A (2): Cameron Hale U17M 100mH A (3); JT A (3); LJ A (3): Jack Howlett U17M DT A (1); SP B (1): Angel Kerin U20W DT A (1); HT A (2); JT A (2); SP A (1): Danielle Broom U20W DT A (1); HT A (1); SP A (1): Charlotte Sidaway U17W 100m A (1); 80mH A (1): Verity Cowell U17W 200m A (5); LJ A (1).