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ATHLETICS: Wilce leaps to a double
11:00am Thursday 29th August 2013 in Sport
BICESTER’S Connor Wilce leapt to a double in the Oxford City August Bank Holiday Open at Horspath Road.
Wilce won the under 15 boys’ triple jump and long jump in 11.52m and 5.21m.
The Bicester athlete also posted a personal best time of 12.93secs to finish fourth in his 100m heat.
Elsewhere, under 13 Orlaith Lyford clocked the fastest 70m hurdles time of the season by a Bicester female with 13.64.
Amelia Cox bagged a bronze mark when finishing ninth in the under 11 quad competition, where she clocked 2mins 10.98secs for 600m.
OTHER BICESTER TIMES
200m heat – under 17: M Smith 25.33 pb.
100m heat – under 13: H Griffiths Brown 14.51.
300m heat – under 17: A Jankowiak 43.16 pb. 800m heat – under 17: A Jankowiak 2.45.48 pb.
DAVE Kuester (Bicester) scooped five medals in the Veterans AC Track & Field Championships at the Millenium Stadium, Battersea.
Competing in the vet 65 age group, Kuester won gold in the shot putt, discus and javelin, plus silver in the hammer and long jump.
Kuester was first out of two VAC entrants in the shot, discus and javelin with distances of 9.47m, 30.53m and 28.61m.
Kuester was second of two in the hammer (30.43) and second of two in the long jump (3.25).
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