Tuesday, 11th July 2017
Ilse Hemming and Allen Parkinson, two coaches from Bolton United Harriers competed at Spenborough in the Northern Veterans League, recording high age-group national rankings.
Ilse competed in three F60 events and registered Seasons Bests in them all: 15.9s for 100m (UK rank 8th), 34.1s for 200m (UK rank 9th) and 7.33m in the Triple Jump UK rank 3rd).
Although carrying an injury, Allen competed in the Triple Jump, breaking his PB three times and finishing with a new lifetime best of 9.56m. It currently ranks him second in the M65 category and 13th on the All-Time age-group list.