Vets’ return to competitors in Derby sees nationwide marks fall, whereas Jessie Knight clocks huge 400m hurdles PB in Switzerland
It was a busy week in athletics all around the world and Britain. Main occasions included:
Wanda Diamond League in Eugene – CLICK HERE
World U20 Championships in Nairobi – CLICK HERE
For World U20 Championship outcomes – CLICK HERE
Vitality Massive Half – CLICK HERE
Manchester Worldwide – CLICK HERE
British Masters Championships, Derby, August 21-22
Full outcomes had not been processed as we printed this text however it appears masters athletes have been in document breaking type as they returned to out of doors championships competitors after a two-year break.
Warwick Dixon received the M85 discus in a British document 23.84m and he additionally received the hammer with 29.19m.
Lately turned M70 Derek Jackson was second within the mixed M65 and M70 1500m behind M65 David Bedwell’s 5:05.21 however his 5:08.27 took slightly below two seconds off of Dave Oxland’s three-year-old UK age group document.
Lisa Thomas took 13 seconds off her personal British W55 document with a 7:52.12 clocking within the 2000m steeplechase.
Earlier than this season Sally Cooke was unknown in veteran circles however she simply broke a number of international champion Caroline Powell’s British W50 document for 400m of 59.87 earlier this season and right here she improved her document on computerized timing to 58.43 although she did run a 57.9 hand timed earlier within the month.
Sue Frisby received the W60 80m hurdles in 12.98 to go second all-time within the age group and comfortably defeat British record-holder Jane Horder’s 13.66 who set her document again in 2017.
Helen Godsell (principal picture above) received the W65 100m title in an UK lead of 14.72/0.2.
W60 1500m record-holder Fiona Matheson received the mixed W55 and W60 race in 5:15.76 and the 800m in 2:43.27.
David Clarke received the M60 1500m in 4:37.64 forward of former 1:45.6 800m runner Paul Forbes. It was nearer within the 800m with Clarke successful in 2:15.45 to Forbes’ 2:16.68.
A number of world and European masters champion Virginia Mitchell (beneath) received the W55 400m in 63.93 and the 800m in 2:30.40.
One other world masters champion, Mark Symes, received the M50 1500m in a PB and UK ranking-topping 4:11.36 and he additionally received the 800m in 2:05.58.
Lahti, Finland, August 19
European under-23 800m bronze medallist Tom Randolph, who had by no means beforehand overwhelmed 1:46, smashed his PB with a 1:44.98 win over Joonas Rinne’s 1:45.96.
Kenyan sub-10 runner Ferdinand Omurwa ran the 100m in 10.09/1.8 within the warmth and 10.09/0.6 within the ultimate.
Norway’s Narve Gilje Nordas received the 3000m in 7:41.31.
Bern, Switzerland, August 21
The 400m hurdles was received by Jessie Knight with a gathering document and PB 54.23 (taking 0.46 off her earlier finest to go fifth all-time within the UK) as she beat European champion Lea Sprunger’s season’s finest 54.51.
Liemarvin Bonevacia received the 400m in a Dutch document 44.48 to enter the all-time high 10 in Europe.
Swiss Olympic finalist Ajla Del Ponte received the ladies’s 100m in 11.04/0.6.
Kenyan Michael Saruni clocked a gathering document within the 800m with 1:45.72, simply forward of Britain’s Piers Copeland (1:45.87).
Nikola Ogrodnikova received the javelin with a gathering document 64.16m with world record-holder Barbora Spotakova in second with 61.95m.
The assembly document additionally went within the ladies’s dash hurdles with 12.80 (0.2) for Tobi Amusan.
British Milers’ Membership assembly, West London Stadium, August 22
English Colleges 1500m champion Shaikira King received the under-15 mile in 4:50.00 to go second all-time to Emelia Gorecka’s 4:46.87, set in 2008.
One other English Colleges 1500m champion Dan Galloway received the Peter Coe under-17 mile in an UK ranking-topping 4:14.67 forward of England under-17 champion George Eager (4:17.57).
Scot Oliver Patton received the U15 mile in 4:27.40 to go fifth all-time and high of the 2021 UK rankings.
Ella Greenway received the Frank Horwill under-17 ladies’s mile in 4:51.20 to go an in depth second within the UK rankings.
British trials finalist Niamh Bridson Hubbard received the ladies’s mile race by 17 seconds in 4:42.34.
Sam Stevens received the lads’s race in 4:00.10 properly away from Kyle Langford’s 4:05.13.
Prime endurance coach James Thie went high of the UK M40 rankings with a 4:23.91 within the B race.
— James Rhodes (@James_Athletics) August 22, 2021
Berlin Half-Marathon, Germany, August 22
Joyciline Jepkosgei received in 65:16 to interrupt Sifan Hassan’s course document of 65:45.
Nancy Jelagat (65:21) and Valary Aiyabei (67:32) accomplished a Kenyan high three.
Within the males’s race, Kenya’s Felix Kipkoech clocked a world-leading time of 58:57 forward of compatriots Josphat Tanui (59:40) and Philemon Kiplimo (59:54).
A complete of 15,096 athletes from 130 international locations competed.
— David Monti (@d9monti) August 23, 2021
Schifflange, Luxembourg, August 22
Briton Alex Haydock-Wilson received the 400 m in 45.58 over German Manuel Sanders’ 45.74.
European under-23 champion Isabelle Boffey was an in depth second within the 800m in 2:03.36.
Luxembourg’s personal Bob Bertemeswon the shot with a 21.70m throw. German Marc Reuther received the 800m in 1:44.71 forward of Morrocan Mouad Zahafi (1:44.78). Julian Wagner received the 100m in 10.11/0.0 forward of Britain’s Tommy Ramdhan’s PB time of 10.16. Meraf Bahta took the 1500m in 4:08.33 whereas Mauricio Ortega was first within the discus with 63.89m.
Prague, Czech Republic, August 22
European indoor champion Tomas Stanek received the shot with a 21.53m throw.
On the age of 36, Petr Svoboda received the 110m hurdles along with his quickest time for seven years with 13.39/-0.1.
Oulu, Finland, August 22
Kenyan record-holder Ferdinand Omurwa received the 100m in a wind-assisted 10.16/3.1 after a ten.06/3.7 warmth.
Merksem, Belgium, August 21
Belgium’s Philip Milanov received the discus with 63.43m as Moroccan Mouad Zahafi took the 800m in a 1:45.11 PB.
Parnu, Estonia. August 21
Rasmus Magi set an Estonian 300m document of 32.89.
Scottish Joint League Assembly, Grangemouth, August 22
Chris Bennett received the hammer with a 71.47m throw whereas Rachel Hunter took the ladies’s competitors with a 63.35m throw.
Biallystok, Poland, August 20
Matt Ludwig cleared 5.80m to win the pole vault with Harry Coppell joint third with 2019 world medallist Piotr Lisek with a 5.66m. Croatian Filip Mihaljevic received the shot with a 21.06m throw.
Arezzo, Italy, August 20
Uganda’s Olympic 5000m finalist Oscar Chelimo received the 10km in 28:06 after a dash end with Kenya’s James Mburugu Murithi who ran 28:07. Italy’s Pietro Riva was third in 28:12
The ladies’s race over 5km noticed a win for Kenya’s Lucy Muli Mawia in a course document 15:34.
Usti Nad Orlici, Czech Republic, August 18
Olympic medallists Jakub Vadlejch with 84.28m and Vitezslav Vesely with 83.25m defeated world champion Anderson Peters’ 78.57m.
The ladies’s occasion was received by world record-holder Barbora Spotakova’s 61.45m.
» For the most recent athletics information, occasions protection and updates, take a look at the AW homepage and our social media channels on Twitter, Fb and Instagram