Primary League Medal Meeting, Wigan

24 August 2007

Wigan Medal 2007


36 Medals were won by the young Horwich RMI Harrier Superstars at the final meeting held for the 2007 season for Year 2 to 6 Primary School ages. Wigan Harriers hosted the meeting and our Team turned out a fantastic 21 athletes on the night! We competed well against Wigan and Chorley.

The Harriers won 11 Golds, 11 Silvers and 14 Bronze Medals. In addition 7 new club records were set with a host of new personal bests!

Some of the highlights included 3 first places for our “Horwich Flyer”, Bethany Miller, (Year 5&6 group) who won the High Jump and both 75m & 150m Sprints. Not that far behind her was the ever improving Catriona Jarrett picking up 2nd places in the 75m & 150m sprints.

In Year 3&4 age group, Martha Gill continues to do well with 1st place in the 75m sprint and High Jump, with 2nd in Long Jump. Sophie Williams threw well and was joint 1st in the Shot Putt and 2nd in the Soft Javelin.

Year 2 Girls saw some new talent with Sally Burton who won the Long Jump and achieved a New Club Record with 2.61m for Under 9’s.

For the lads, George Burton won the 75m sprint in fine style. Horwich RMI Harriers dominated the 150m sprint race with 1st, 2nd & 3rd places, won impressively by Sam Mercer.

Year 2 saw a couple of winners from Horwich, Callum Gordon in the 75m sprint and Mackenzie Dacre in the Soft Javelin.

Trophies and Medals were presented by the young talented Athlete from Wigan & Great Britain, Hayley Jones. Thanks to Wigan Harriers for hosting such a super night!



Year 5 & 6

Bethany Miller

75m 10.60s 1st

150m 21.40s 1st

High Jump 1.15m 1st

Catriona Jarrett

75m 12.10s 2nd

150m 24.60s 2nd New Club Record U11

Shot Putt 3.58m

Natassia Dacre

600m 2m17.3s 3rd

Shot Putt 4.54m

Soft Javelin 8.81m

Year 3 & 4

Georgia Chadbond

Long Jump 2.79m

High Jump 0.80m

Katy Chadbond

75m 13.10s 3rd

600m 2m17.6s

Soft Javelin 5.88m 3rd

Martha Gill

75m 12.20s 1st

Long Jump 3.32m 2nd

High Jump 1.05m 1st

Eleanor Dacre

75m 14.60s

Long Jump 2.28m

High Jump 0.80m New Club Record U9

Amelia Atherton

150m 28.40s

High Jump 0.95m 3rd

Shot Putt 3.23m 3rd

Phoebe Howe

150m 27.20s

600m 2m17.6s

High Jump 0.80m New Club Record U9

Sophie Williams
600m 2m20.7s
Soft Javelin 9.05m 2nd
Shot Putt 4.03m =1st

Year 2

Sally Burton

75m 14.40s 3rd

150m 30.60s 3rd

Long Jump 2.61m 1st New Club Record U9


Year 5 & 6

Noah Saunders

75m 11.60s 3rd

150m 23.40s 2nd

Soft Javelin 9.05m

Matthew Harrison

150m 24.90s

Long Jump 3.26m

High Jump 1.00m 3rd

Joseph Howe

150m 27.20s

High Jump 1.05m 2nd New Club Record U11

Shot Putt 2.56m

Sam Mercer

150m 22.30s 1st New Club Record U13

600m 1m58.7s 3rd

Soft Javelin 11.52m 3rd

Matthew Dickenson

150m 23.40s 3rd

600m 2m01.8s

Long Jump 3.33m 3rd

George Burton

75m 11.20s 1st New Club Record U13

Shot Putt 6.60m 2nd

Soft Javelin 13.19m 2nd

Year 3 & 4

Jonah Saunders

75m 13.70s

Long Jump 2.70m 3rd

Soft Javelin 7.64m

Cameron Challands

75m 14.30s

150m 29.50s

Soft Javelin 8.64m

Year 2

Callum Gordon

75m 14.10s 1st

150m 28.70s 2nd

Long Jump 6.97m 2nd

Mackenzie Dacre

Long Jump 1.78m 2nd

Soft Javelin 6.97m 1st

M B Dacre

Horwich RMI Harriers


Primary League Meeting, Wigan

Round 4

17 August 2007

This was the 4th Meeting held for the 2007 season for Year 2 to 6 and our Team turned out a fantastic 14 athletes on the night! The night was dedicated to the Track Events and our stars continue to improve.

Congratulations to our young Harriers, as for the first time in 2 years, Horwich RMI Harriers beat Wigan! Another 6 new club records achieved too!



Year 5 & 6

Beth Miller

75m 10.80s

150m 22.10s

Catriona Jarrett

75m 11.90s

150m 25.00s

Natassia Dacre

75m 13.60s

150m 29.20s

600m 2m23.3s

Year 2,3 & 4

Georgia Chadbond

80m 14.90s

150m 27.50s

Katy Chadbond

80m 13.70s New Club Record U9’s

150m 26.80s

600m 2m19.2s

Martha Gill

80m 12.80s New Club Record U11’s

150m 26.20s

600m 2m16.7s

Sally Burton

80m 15.20s

150m 30.50s

Eleanor Dacre

80m 16.50s

150m 32.00s

600m 2m48.1s


Year 5 & 6

Noah Saunders

75m 11.70s

150m 24.90s

George Burton

75m 11.60s New Club Record U13’s

150m 23.50s New Club Record U13’s

600m 2m08.2s

Year 2,3 & 4

Jonah Saunders

80m 14.20s New Club Record U9’s

150m 28.10s

Luke Massey

80m 14.80s

150m 28.30s

600m 2m24.3s

Sam Lunt

80m 12.70s New Club Record U11’s

150m 24.30s

600m 2m05.90s

Sam Woolfall

80m 14.60s

150m 31.40s

M B Dacre

Horwich RMI Harriers


Wigan Open Meeting 19th Aug 2007

20 of Horwich RMI Harriers younger members contested the Wigan Open meeting winning 19 medals and producing a host of best performances.

In the U 9’s Katy Chadbond produced a gold medal run over 600m whilst Georgina Chadbond picked up two medals a silver in the cricket ball throw and bronze over 75m. For the boys Jonah Saunders picked up a silver in the Long Jump whilst Luke Massey won a bronze medal in the cricket ball throw.

In the U 11’s Natasha Dacre once again exceeded her personal best as she dominated the cricket ball throw and Martha Gill was close to her best in coming third in the Long Jump.

For the U 13’s Matthew Gibson showed his promise in the sprints winning the 200m and finishing 3rd at High Jump whilst Matthew Ault did better in the High Jump winning the competition and equalling the club record. Not to be outdone the girls also had a new club record as Beth Miller smashed the clubs 100m record in a high quality race.

Dylan Smith demolished his personal best over 100m in winning the U 15’s race and also won the Long Jump for good measure. Zac Howe finished second over 1500m whilst Rebecca Atkinson and Vicky Bates both picked up bronze medals over 800m and discus respectively.

Full results below:-

Under 9’s

Jonah Saunders Long Jump 2.46m (2nd) 75m 13.0s Cricket Ball 19.64

Luke Massey 150m 28,1 600m 2.22.3 Cricket Ball 19.70(3rd)

Max Dacre Long Jump 1.49m Cricket Ball 15.98

Eleanor Dacre 600m 2.57.9 75m 14.4 150m 30.9

Katy Chadbond 75m 13.0 600m 2.15.8 (1st) Cricket Ball 10.61(3rd)

Georgina Chadbond 75m 12.7 Long Jump 2.20 Cricket Ball 14.50 (2nd)

Under 11’s

Noah Saunders 75m 11.6

Joseph Howe 600m 2.26.0

Natassia Dacre Long Jump 2.74m Cricket Ball 27.73(1st) 600m 2.40.7

Martha Gill Long Jump 3.48(3rd) 75m 11.9 600m 2.14.6

Phobe Howe 600m 2.26.6

Under 13’s

Matthew Gibson 100m 14.5 200m 30.3 (1st) High Jump 1.20 (3rd)

Matthew Ault High Jump 1.30 (1st) Shot 6.40 (3rd)

Beth Miller 100m 13.6 (3rd) 200m 29.0 (3rd) High Jump 1.30

Under 15’s

Dylan Smith 100m 12.2 (1st) Long Jump 5.11 (1st)

Zac Howe 1500m 5.26.2 (2nd)

Tiffany Dacre 100m 14.2 200m 30.3 s 75m H 15.0

Vicky Bates 100m 17.1 Shot 5.37 Discus 8.48 (3rd)

Rebecca Atkinson 800m 2.44.0 (3rd)

Laura Tunstall 1500m 5.57.5

Arnold Seddon Medal Meeting 2007

Primary School Years (2,3 & 4) and (5 & 6)

Wigan/Horwich/Chorley League Medal Meeting

Friday 24th August 2007 6:30pm

Dear Athlete,

Thank you for taking part in this years League and as a result, we are delighted to advise that you are now eligible to participate in the Annual Medal Meeting to be held on Friday 24th August.

To be held at Wigan Athletic Club, Robin Park, Wigan. Please arrive between 6:00 – 6:30pm for Registration. There are 2 Age Groups as above and Trophies will be awarded for the winners!

The available events are listed below. Each Athlete may take part in a maximum of 2 events only. You may choose 2 track or 2 field events; or, alternatively you may wish to take part in 1 track and 1 field event! The choice is yours, but if you are not sure as to what events you should take part in, please discuss with your coach beforehand or on the night.

Track Events

Field Events




Long Jump

Soft Javelin

Shot Putt

High Jump

I hope you will be able to attend, as it is a great night for our young athletes.



If you are able to attend, please choose which events you would like to try and contact your Coaches, Mark Dacre – mobile (0773 9181 487), Rob Burton or Belinda (01204 667674) & on Training Nights.

Belinda Keating/Rob Burton/Mark Dacre

Horwich RMI Harriers

18th August 2007

Primary League Meeting, Wigan Round 3 20 July 2007

This was the 3rd Meeting held for the 2007 season for Year 2 to 6 and our Team turned out 8 athletes on the day despite the English weather on the night, yet again!

There were some impressive performances on the night including 4 new club records. Well done to all those Athletes who tried out new events.

Again, credit must be passed on to the children who behaved magnificently throughout the evening considering the confined space of the indoor training facilities. Thanks to all those parents that helped out on the night.



Year 5 & 6

Beth Miller

600m 2m09.00s

Long Jump 3.13m

Year 2,3 & 4

Georgia Chadbond

Shot Putt 2.58m

Amelia Atherton

Shot Putt 3.52m

Sophie Williams

600m 2m24.0s

Shot Putt 3.98m

Katy Chadbond

600m 2m20.0s New Club Record U9’s

Shot Putt 2.80m New Club Record U9’s


Year 5 & 6

Noah Saunders

600m 2m20.0s

Long Jump 2.67m

Year 2,3 & 4

Jonah Saunders

Shot Putt 3.68m New Club Record U9’s

Luke Massey

600m 2m29.0s New Club Record U9’s

Shot Putt 3.28m

M B Dacre

Horwich RMI Harriers


Under 11’s Track & Field Open Medal Meeting Burnley 15th July 2007

This Open Medal Meeting featured many young talented athletes from Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Yorkshire and Cumbria, including many “Premiership Clubs”! We managed to turn out 12 athletes on the day. There were some super performances on the day in which we had a host of personal bests and 7new Club Records and considering the wet conditions, that was fantastic!

Our team won 10 medals 2 Gold, 5 Silver & 3 Bronze. Winners are as follows :-

  • Natassia Dacre Shot Putt & Cricket Ball Under 11 Girls
  • Sophie Williams Shot Putt Under 10 Girls
  • Amelia Atherton Shot Putt Under 10 Girls
  • Katy Chadbond 50m, 150m & Long Jump Under 9 Girls
  • Samuel Lunt 75m & 600m Under 10 Boys
  • Jonah Saunders Cricket Ball Under 9 Boys

There were also brave performances from Edward Sutton, Luke Massey, Georgia Chadbond, Noah Saunders, Ellie Dacre & Katie Bridge.

Thank you all for taking part and a BIG thank you to all the parents that helped on the day.



Under 11

Natassia Dacre

600m 2m15.50s New Club Record
Cricket Ball 22.75m 1st
Shot Putt 4.85m 1st & New Club Record

Under 10

Katie Bridge

75m 13.40s
600m 2m26.50s
Long Jump 1.76m

Georgia Chadbond

75m 13.90s
Long Jump 2.51m
Shot Putt 3.14m

Amelia Atherton

75m 14.20s
Long Jump 2.10m
Shot Putt 3.62m 2nd

Sophie Williams

600m 2m19.10s
Shot Putt 4.75m 1st

Under 9

Katy Chadbond

50m 9.0s 2nd & New Club Record
150m 26.20s 2nd & New Club Record
Long Jump 2.55m 3rd & New Club Record

Ellie Dacre

50m 9.80s
Long Jump 2.33m


Under 11

Noah Saunders

75m 11.60s
600m 2m16.70s
Cricket Ball 16.85m

Under 10

Samuel Lunt

75m 12.20s 2nd
600m 1m58.60s 3rd & New Club Record
Cricket Ball 22.44m

Edward Sutton

75m 12.80s
Long Jump 2.68m

Under 9

Jonah Saunders

50m 9.20s New Club Record=
150m 28.10s
Cricket Ball 20.88m 2nd

Luke Massey

50m 9.20s New Club Record=
150m 27.50s
Long Jump 2.03m

M B Dacre
Horwich RMI Harriers