All posts by John Husbands

TVH Women win medals at Southern Road Relays

South of England Men’s 12 Stage and Women’s 6 Stage Road Relays, Milton Keynes, Sunday 24th March 2019

The TVH Women’s 6 stage  ‘A’ team finished in an excellent 3rd place and with several of the team returning from long-term injuries there were some great individual performances. The 6 stages comprised 2 longer stages of 7.7km and 4 shorter stages of 5.1km on a twisty course around the Stantonbury campus in Milton Keynes. Continue reading TVH Women win medals at Southern Road Relays

Middlesex Indoors – Reece Earle and Noor-Eldin Mahmoud top national rankings

Middlesex Indoors Championships, Lee Valley    16th – 17th March 2019

Well done to all the TVH athletes that competed  the Middlesex Indoor Championships at Lee Valley.  U15 Boys –  two of our athletes are now at the top of the 2019 UK age group rankings,  Reece Earle is  ranked 1st in the 60m (7.11 secs) and also 4th in the 200m (23.46 secs), Noor-Eldin Mahmoud (below) is ranked equal 1st in the high jump (1.83m).

Congratulations to Abdi  Mohamed (U20 800m), Florian Vogel (SM 60m), Reece Earle (U15 60m and 200m), Mohamed Boumaraf (U15 300m), Noor-Eldin Mahmoud (U15 HJ), Angelita Broadbelt-Blake (SW 60m Hurdles), Angela Barrett (SW Triple Jump), Ruth-Ann Otaruoh (U17 Triple Jump), Hannah Hall (U20 200m) and Laurence Owen (SM 60m) on their Gold medals. Continue reading Middlesex Indoors – Reece Earle and Noor-Eldin Mahmoud top national rankings

Great finale to Young Athletes cross country league at the Scrubs

 North West London Young Athletes Cross Country League

The final two fixtures of the young athletes cross country league took place at Hampstead Heath Extension on 16th February and Wormwood Scrubs on 2nd March.  The Valley won three team trophies in the league. The Under 15 Girls;  the Under 17 Women and the overall Women/Girls award.

Individual League Season awards (best 4 results) – Congratulations to;

Under 11 Boys –  1st Reggie Rock,    Under 11 Girls  – 2nd Skye Bishop,   Under 13 Girls  – 4th Anna Kelly,  5th Maya Sutaria,   Under 15 Girls –  5th Lily Dafter,  Under 17 Women –  2nd Melina Duer, 3rd Niamh Murphy, 5th Capucine Rousset Continue reading Great finale to Young Athletes cross country league at the Scrubs

Antonio Silva leads great TVH team result at National Cross Country

National Cross Country Championships, Harewood ,  Leeds  Saturday 23rd February 2019

A large group of TVH athletes and supporters set off early from London to compete in the English National Cross Country Championships in the grounds of Harewood House near Leeds.  Antonio Silva had a great run in the men’s 12km race finishing 15th out of 2,000 runners and just 3 seconds off 10th place in a close finish. Next home for TVH was Chris Smith in 92nd, closely followed by Hugo Cayssials in 110th , Conor Kissane-Wood in 129th , Rob Collins 144th and James Ellis  155th the team finished an excellent 11th place and 2nd London team.      Continue reading Antonio Silva leads great TVH team result at National Cross Country