Daniel Jervis cut a frustrated figure after the opening session of the World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. The 23-year-old finished 17th in the 400m freestyle heats of which the top eight went straight to Sunday’s final, ruling Jervis out. Alys Thomas also failed to make it through from her events, finishing 24th in the 100m butterfly in 59.24, 1.04secs outside her trials time.
The streets of London were paved with gold and bronze for Welsh athletes on Sunday morning. Swansea Harrier Josh Griffiths won the ASCIS London 10K in a time of 29:47 ahead of Joshua Grace in 29:56. The victory was Griffiths' second 10K win on the bounce having won the Porthcawl 10K at... Read More
by Owen Morgan James Tomlinson led the way as three Welsh athletes contested finals on the final day of the European Under-20 Championships in Sweden on Sunday. The Pembrokeshire discus thrower finished fifth in his final, while Cardiff's Sarah Omoregie was 10th in the shot put and Newport's Remi Adebiyi 12th in... Read More
By Owen Morgan Cardiff's Sarah Omoregie says she is determined to make her team and family proud in the European Athletics Under-20 Championships shot put final on Sunday. Omoregie made it a hat-trick of Welsh athletes through to the finals on the last day of the championships as she joined steeplechaser Remi... Read More
Jeremiah Azu's bid to become European Under-20 100m... Read More
Welsh duo Remi Adebiyi and James Tomlinson have booked their places in Sunday’s finals at the European Athletics Under-20 Championships in Sweden. Adebiyi will run in the 3,000m steeplechase, while Tomlinson will be throwing in the discus. [caption id="attachment_45896" align="alignnone" width="2370"] Newport's Remi Adebiyi. Pic: Owen Morgan[/caption] Newport Harrier Adebiyi clocked a new... Read More
Wales team manager Peter Ryder insists the race record for Ras yr Wyddfa (Snowdon Race) is beatable as the event continues to gain worldwide recognition. For the first time, this year’s race on July 20 will form part of the prestigious World Mountain Running Association World Cup series and means renowned... Read More