Month: June 2015

News Track and Field

AFD Athletes going to Euro Juniors

Congratulations to the following AFD athletes selected to compete for GB in the European Junior Championships in Eskilstuna, Sweden on 16-19 July: Gus Cockle 5,000m Jack Rowe  10,000m Amy Griffiths 1500m Grace Baker 5,000m

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European Team Champs and Under 20/23 National Champs

Isobel Pooley achieved the qualifying standard for this year’s World Championships with a clearance of 1m 94 in the high jump at the European Team Championships.  Another athlete from Aldershot, Farnham & District who recorded a season’s best in Russia…

Quadkids 17 June

AFD Quadkid team competed last night and successfully qualified for the final, placing 3rd overall.  We were only 100 points off the top spot team, but our squad was missing our 3 best girls, so we should be(and are) very…

AFD links with Farnham Heathend school

AFD are looking to forge links with their local Senior Schools supporting the PE departments with encourage participation in athletics.  Farnham Heathend school have recently had a long jump pit installed following a joint funding project with the “Tootsie” nursery…

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Andy Isobel and Lilly selected for GB

Congratulations to Andy Vernon  Isobel Pooley and Lilly Partridge who are selected to represent Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the European Team Championships in Cheboksary, Russia on the 20-21 June 2015

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YDL, Aldershot 30th May 2015

Aldershot, Farnham & District won their UK Youth Development League meeting for the lower age-groups at the Aldershot Military Stadium on Saturday. Ollie Nicholson, newly crowned Hampshire champion over 100m, won both U15B sprints and opened for the club’s victorious…

T & F County Champs 2015

Isobel Pooley of Aldershot, Farnham & District set a meeting record of 1m 90 for the high jump at the Hampshire championships on Saturday.  The silver medallist from last year’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow had already claimed the championship best…