Ipswich Little Athletics had a team of 140 athletes who competed at the Metro West Regional Championships on Saturday 7th – Sunday 8th February at UQ, St Lucia. Our athletes performed outstandingly with a huge medal haul as well as some new Regional Best Performances being achieved. The final medal tally for the centre was 196 medals in total (83 gold, 63 silver and 50 bronze) with 88 athletes qualifying for the State Championships to be held at SAF, Nathan between the 20-22nd March 2015.
These athletes achieved a new Regional Best Performance Record:
Laylani Va’ai – U11 Girls 60m Hurdles 10.45
Casey Bell – U13 Girls 200m 27.53, U13 Girls Long Jump 5.09m
Jade Hardy-Synnott – U14 Girls 1500m Walk 8:49.72
Tyla Stolberg – U14 Girls Javelin 32.60m
Hayley Wright – U14 Girls 80m Hurdles 13.40, U14 Girls 200m Hurdles 31.01
Kirra Csurhes – U15 Girls 90m Hurdles 15.06
Tori Langton – U17 Girls Discus 40.55m, U17 Girls Shot Put 11.78m
Alexis List – U17 Girls 90m Hurdles 15.02, U17 Girls Javelin 34.14m
Nicholas Grant – U15 Boys 100m 12.07, U15 Boys 200m 24.43
Jay Foster – U16 Boys Shot Put 13.94m
Athletes who have qualified for the State Championships: GIRLS: Molly Green, Jocelyn Kitching, Krystal Smith, Toby Stolberg, Mikaela Doneley, Eboni Egberts, Tahlia Ember, Mickeelie Johnson, Ziporah Johnson, Jessica Kitching, Tiana Mathewson, Meleia Sims, Taya Smith, Sophie Wilkins, Lani Blackman, Kiara Condon, Courtney-Jean Hay, Brianna Kraut, Racquel Manteit, Camryn Novinetz, Laylani Va’ai, Erin Wright, Breeanna Betzold, Mia Chisholm, Tahlia Johnson, Emily Kitching, Ebony Moulder-Shard, Tianna Rasmussen, Madelin Smith, Casey Bell, Candace Fraser, Alyssa Janke, Kaitlyn Kraut, Mackenzie Novinetz, Jordn Office, MacKenzie Smith, Holly Tierney-Williams, Jordan Unwin, Madison Wells, Lily-Rose Williams, Louise Albrecht, Amy Bell, Tara Chaplin, Jade Hardy-Synnott, Dana Langton, Annie McGuire, Tyla Stolberg, Ella Taylor, Madeleine Trebbin, Lucy Turner, Hayley Wright, Kirra Csurhes, Karly Warner, Laise Warner, Tori Langton, Alexis List, Jorja Webb. BOYS: Logan Hay, Callum Hudspith, Brock Taylor, Thomas Tracey, Ky Dalby, Zane Kaatz, Jordan Manteit, Henry Segi, Jayden Smith, Rickson Aliva, Kaleb McKeown, Kane Moulder-Shard, Joshua Peni, Joshua Carrick, Nick Egberts, Daniel Sims, Daniel Smith, Liam Stolberg, Anthony Buhse, Alex Davies, Jordan Hudspith, Justice Kennedy, Hayden Olsen, Ryan Stewart, Joshua Tupper, Sony Vukelic, Kyle Rasmussen, Joel Walk, Nicholas Grant, Jay Foster, Joshua Crilly.
Regular Tuesday afternoon sessions will continue for all athletes right through until Tuesday 17th March.....however if your child has qualified for State Titles and is after some additional training....we are offering Thursday afternoon sessions (for State Qualifyers Only) from 5-6pm. Events on offer will depend on coach availability. This Thursday coming (12th Feb) we will offer Walks, Middle Distance and Shot Put for any athletes interested! Looking forward to seeing you at the track. Coach Marty.