WELSH SECONDARY SCHOOLS X/C CHAMPS 2012 RESULTS
Dyfed secondary schools cross country team win the Welsh schools team title for the 19th year in succession.
Dyfed secondary schools have an outstanding record in the Welsh schools cross country championships winning the overall team title every year since 1993.This year once again at the Welsh schools championships in Brecon on Saturday 25 February 2012 Dyfed came top scoring in the eight age group races 116 points out of a possible 120
1 Dyfed 116; 2 Cardiff and Vale 100; 3 Afan Nedd Tawe 81; 4 Powys 72
5 Eryri 70; 6 Glamorgan Valleys 67; 7 South East Wales 61;
8 North East Wales 60.
At Brecon Dyfed won five of the eight age group races, came second in two and third in one.Dyfed schools won the year 7 girls, junior boys, junior girls, senior girls and senior boys events.The Welsh schools overall team trophy was presented by Mrs Mona Hughes President of Welsh schools athletics to the two Dyfed schools captains Megan Withers Tasker Milward and Liam Lloyd Coleg Sir Gar.
91 pupils from Dyfed schools and colleges had been selected to compete for Dyfed at Brecon and 89 pupils from 26 schools and colleges competed on the day for their school and District in Brecon.Dyfed schools also had success in the individual races. Liam Lloyd Coleg Sir Gar won the senior boys race and Nikita Neary Dyffryn Taf the junior boys race. Jessica Bradley Tasker Milward came second in the junior girls race and Ceris Davies Dyffryn Teifi third in the Year 7 girls event.
Dyfed Schools AA wish to thank Gill and Huw Jones Tasker Milward and Sharon Leech Amman Valley for their invaluable help on the day and Nathan Jones and members of Carmarthen and District Harriers Athletics Club which without their support would not have been possible to make the Welsh schools championships in Brecon a successful one for Dyfed.A sincere thanks to all the parents who brought their children to compete in Brecon and to all the Headteachers and PE staff of all the Dyfed schools and colleges for supporting cross country running in Dyfed.
Year 7 Girls (First)
3 Ceris Davies Dyffryn Teifi; 5 Sioned Glynn Bro Myrddin ;6 Lucy Davies Dyffryn Taf; 8 Mared Owen Bro Myrddin; 12 Lara Griffiths Queen Elizabeth; 13 Lucy Omnet Pembroke;14 Abbie Williams Pembroke; 34 Nia Griffiths Bro Myrddin;36 Manon Davies-Lewis Llandovery College; 46 Seren Austin-Spooner Lampeter;53 Charlotte Phillips Dyffryn Taf; 60 Carian Williams Dewi Sant.
Year 7 Boys (Second)
7 Thomas Jones Bro Myrddin; 10 Aled Davies Bro Myrddin;16 Llew Jones Dyffryn Taf; 21 Daniel Broniman Emlyn;27 Ioan Morgan Bro Myrddin; 28 Jac Davies Preseli; 32 Tomos Evans Penweddig;43 Keiran James Queen Elizabeth; 57 Luke Jenkins Emlyn;65 Ryan Owens Glan y Mor; 70 Huw Cooke Preseli.
Junior Girls Y8/9 (First)
2 Jessica Bradley Tasker Milward; 10 Alicia Jones Tasker Milward;14 Kayleigh Salmon Dewi Sant; 16 Caitlin Page Lampeter;17 Beth Meopham Tasker Milward; 18 Ffion Quan Lampeter;23 Amber Howell Amman Valley; 26 Shannon De Smet Tregib;38 Isabelle Davies Bro Gwaun; 40 Ffion Jenkins St Michaels;42 Siobhan Eleri Bro Myrddin; 62 Emma Gordon Tregib.
Junior Boys Y8/9 (First)
1 Nikita Neary Dyffryn Taf; 9 Marinus Petersen Dewi Sant;12 Theo Davies-Lewis Llandovery College; 14 Daniel Davis Tregib;17 Matthew Williams Milford; 18 Callum Price Bro Myrddin;20 Elgan Roberts Tasker Milward; 21 Achraf Liles Amman Valley;28 Hendryk De Smet Tregib; 29 Tim Chapman Amman Valley;33 Allan Walters Tasker Milward; 59 Nicholas Johnson St Michaels.
Middle Girls Y10/11 (Second)
7 Caitlin Thompson STP; 10 Cari Harries Penweddig; 15 Kari O’Neil Tregib;16 Rhian Homer Bro Gwaun; 18 Megan Carter-Davies Penglais;27 Megan Thomas Aberaeron; 28 Lowri Heckler Queen Elizabeth;31 Ella Sutton Dewi Sant; 33 Manon Lloyd Maes yr Yrfa;39 Hannah Austin Pembroke; 50 Niamh Elain Bro Myrddin .
Middle Boys Y10/11 (Third)
9 Christian Lovatt Amman Valley; 12 Callum Beare Bryngwyn;14 Liam Bradley Tasker Milward; 17 Emlyn Lewis Aberaeron;27 Laurie Haworth STP; 29 Benjamin Williams Queen Elizabeth;35 Ben Robson Aberaeron; 36 Zak Lewis Coedcae; 41 Cerith Evans Amman Valley 52 Tomos Watson Penweddig; 54 Sam Chambers Tasker Milward.
Senior Girls (First)
4 Megan Withers Tasker Milward; 6 Megan Turner Penweddig;8 Lauren Bell Bro Gwaun; 11 Stacey Webber Coleg Sir Gar; 18 Lori Amos Greenhill 19 Lisa Neumann Dewi Sant; 21 Emma Westoby Dewi Sant;28 Emily John Tasker Milward.
Senior Boys (First)
1 Liam Lloyd Coleg Sir Gar; 4 Lloyd Heckler Queen Elizabeth;7 Josh Griffiths Amman Valley; 12 Ronan Llyr Bro Myrddin;15 Ben Sutton Dewi Sant; 30 Ben Warlow Preseli; 35 Gareth Swann Coleg Sir Gar;38 Johannes Neumann Dewi Sant; 40 Michael Beckett Dewi Sant;44 Alex Roberts Tasker Milward; 45 Emil Matthews Dewi Sant .
A number of Dyfed athletes have been chosen to compete for Welsh schools in the international cross country matches in Glasgow on 18 March and Perth on 30 March
The success of cross country running in Dyfed at secondary level is due also as well to the introduction 20 years ago of cross country running in primary schools.
This year the 21st annual Dyfed primary schools cross country championships will be held in the Showground at Nantyci on Thursday 22 March 2012.1500 competitors will be competing in the eight races. The first race is at 4.30pm and the Masonic Province of West Wales and Welsh Athletics sponsor the championships.
- May 23Pendine Fun Run, dedicated to Sulien Luckman
- May 14Tuesday May 13th Under 11 Training Cancelled
- Apr 17Membership and Competition/Training
- Apr 6Middle Distance/Endurance Training Day
- Apr 2Training Tuesday 2nd April
- Mar 24Tuesday 26th March -- Training
- Mar 23SIAB Cross Country 2013 Report from Welsh Athletics
- Mar 22Welsh Athletics Middle Distance/Endurance Track Training Session
- Mar 18WELSH ROAD RELAYS 2013 Report/Results
- Mar 16SIAB Pre-Race Report