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Masters are back in Burnley!!
 
On the 15th May Burnley AC driven by the efforts of Steve Goodwill but supported by the entire club hosted their first Masters Track and Field Series event.

Attended by over 60 athletes the event had the usual laid back atmosphere but also some close competition and even a British Record!!

Congratulations to John Watts on breaking the M80 Shot Put record!!!

We also had our first (in memory) photo finish decision in the 400m which apparently I won by a chest hair, both athletes being given the same time!

These events are a fantastic showcase for our sport – in cameraderie, friendship, competition but also as there are no youngsters we can have a lot more fun than at most events – typified by thrower (former multi eventer really….) Dan upton doing the high jump to great support from fellow athletes!

Full results can be found here and on Po10.
Steve does it yet again!!
 
Steve Linsell, on the road back from injury managed to beat the British Age Group record for High Jump at the open meeting at York a few weekends ago, this time recording 1.73m on Easter Monday. I have also seen the video of his attempt at 1.76m and that was so close it has to go soon. Well done again Steve!!



 
Port of Blyth 10K incorporating the British Masters 10K Road Championships
 
Many thanks to Dorothy Kesterton for her report on this event......

NMAC T&F Series Cleckheaton
 
On the 10th April we had over 80 athletes turn up for the first of our summer Track and Field Series event - incredibly up 50% on last year and an amazing 30% first timers through the Try the Track program!! 

A fantastic evening saw virtually everyone leave smiling - one remarkable thing was the diversity of entries - from the usual mix of local athletes we had others from Crewe, Nottingham, Grantham, Lytham, Gloucester and even Reading!!

Full results are here and on Po10.
Entries for the British Masters Multi Events are now Open!
 
The first round of national championships this summer are open for entry:

02 Jun 2019    British Masters Outdoor Pentathlon Championships
29-30 Jun 2019    British Masters Combined Events Championships 

The Provisional Timetables are also included in those postings.

Read it here.......
Upcoming Fixtures
 
26/05/2019    British Masters 1-Mile Road Championships, Westminster

02/06/2019    British Masters 10-Mile Road Championships, Dorking

02/06/2019    British Masters Pentathlon, Horspath

02/06/2019    British Masters 10,000m, Horspath

04/06/2019    Trafford Distance/Throws

05/06/2019    Joe Moran Memorial inc Northern Masters T&F Series

11/06/2019    Trafford Sprints/Hurdles/Jumps

16/06/2019    British Masters 5km Road / 5km Walk Championships, Horwich

18/06/2019    Trafford Distance/Throws

23/06/2019    Northern Masters T&F Champs

25/06/2019    Trafford Sprints/Hurdles/Jumps

29/06/2019    British Masters Combined Events , Hull Day 1

29/06/2019    North of England Masters Championships, Hull Day 1

30/06/2019    British Masters Combined Events , Hull Day 2

30/06/2019    North of England Masters Championships, Hull Day 2

30/06/2019    British Masters 30km Multi-Terrain Championships, Gravesend

07/07/2019    British Masters Half Marathon Championships 

09/07/2019    Trafford Distance/Throws

16/07/2019    Trafford Sprints/Hurdles/Jumps

17/07/2019    Northern Masters T&F Series Cleckheaton

23/07/2019    Trafford Distance/Throws

24/07/2019    Northern Masters 5ooom Track Championships

06/08/2019    Trafford Distance/Throws

10/08/2019    British Masters Outdoor Championships, Birmingham Day 1

11/08/2019    British Masters Outdoor Championships, Birmingham Day 2

15/08/2019    Northern Masters T&F Series @ RJT Sheffield

20/08/2019    Trafford Distance/Throws

03/09/2019    Trafford Distance/Throws

15/09/2019    NMAC 10k Road Champs - Greenway 10k Cleckheaton
06/10/2019    NMAC 10,000m Track Championships
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