Yeovil Open 8th May 2021 – Round Up

16 North Somerset AC athletes took on the strong wind down at Yeovil for the track day of middle distance races.

The 1500m saw every runner recording a PB whilst others making stunning debuts. The highlight was a fabulous run by Heidi M, who as a first year under 13 ran 5.17. In addition their were great debuts by Ben C and Logan H who showed great maturity against quality opposition.

Heidi M – 5.17.92
Jimmy B – 5.26.98
Joe S – 5.14.39
Kyle B – 5.13.31
Jacob F  5.04.11
Will L – 5.16.17
Jude W –  5.10.03
Paddy H -5.01.78
Will S — 4.53.38
Elliot J – 4.46.84
Logan H  – 4.43.53
Ben C – 4.42.80

The 800m races saw Keira D go close to a PB with 2.20.68 and multi eventer Steph B recording 2.38.15 this after a 3rd place in the long jump of 4.80.
Two under 20s competed in the 3k. Again both ran well in difficult conditions smashing their PBs.

Ollie L 9.10

Jamie VDV 9.04.

There were a few field events taking place and in the triple jump North Somerset AC were represented by George I who recorded 11.43 just short of his PB.