14th May 2021
Photo Ellie McCartney from Athletics Northern Ireland press release .
A collection of Athletics NI’s Commonwealth Potential athletes competed at the Loughborough May Open Meet on Wednesday 12th May, resulting in a host of top performances
Ellie McCartney (City of Lisburn AC/ Jim Alexander) set an PB in the Women’s Pole Vault event clearing 4.05m, hitting the European U23 Championship standard.
City of Lisburn AC’s Megan Marrs (Coach: Alex Nwenwu) finished the 100m Hurdles in a season’s best time of 13.58 (w/s 0.2), having finished the earlier race in 13.68 (w/s -0.7).
In the Men’s Long Jump, Crusaders AC’s Adam McMullen set a new season’s best of 7.55m, while City of Lisburn AC’s Ben Fisher set a season’s best of 7.30m.
Full results from the meet can be found on the Loughborough Athletics Club instagram.
At the Birmingham Uni Gold Standard BMC on Wednesday 12th May Annadale Striders’ Callum Crawford-Walker set a season’s best and his second fastest time to date of 1:50.71 in the Men’s 800m A.