Ilford AC Press Report Week Ending Sunday 26 January 2014  

Jan 292014
Ilford AC Press Report Week Ending Sunday 26 January  2014

SEAA Cross Country Championships – Parliament Hill Fields Saturday 25 January Last Saturday saw the annual SEAA Cross Country Championships at Parliament Hill Fields. As a result of the recent wet weather conditions were challenging to say the least. All races started just in front of the lido with the first of many climbs being the familiar 500m “slog” up to the supporting fans. First up for the club was Usamah Patel. Looking for a top 20 position he had trouble with the condition & had to settle for 44th place in the U15 race. Jack Maher, using these races in preparation for the track season found the going even tougher finishing 173rd place in the U 17 race. The …Read More

  Ilford AC Young Athletes Indoor performances  

Jan 282014

27th December 2013 – Newham 60m Indoor Sprint Series The highlight of the day came from Gabriel Yiadom who secured a first place finish and a new personal best with a time of 7.49i. Gabriel Yiadom (U17M): 60m Round1 – 7.49i PB 60m Round2 – DQ Sam Malpass (U20M): 60m Round1 – 7.33i 60m Round2 – 7.27i 1stJanuary 2014 – Lee Valley New Year Competition On the 1st January2014, athletes began their 2014 campaign at the Lee Valley New Year competition. Almost  all of them smashed their indoor personal bests. Naomi Browne who has now moved up to the U17 age group, competed in her first ever60m. She showed no fear by edging near the sub 8 marks with a …Read More