Records mark ath­letes’ re­turn

Isis Town and Country - - Sport -

ISIS Dis­trict Lit­tle Ath­let­ics Club night re­turned with new mem­bers sign­ing on and many reg­u­lars hit­ting top form.

Tiny Tots Vin­nie Vella, Slate Emms, Cay­den Mug­geridge, Mila An­der­son, Shan­tara McAu­ley, Bella Le­mon and Piper Bartlett also re­turned on Fri­day night to wit­ness three club track records and 59 Per­sonal Bests from the 61 ath­letes.

Tessie Dyer (Un­der 7) added the 300m to her record col­lec­tion with a 1:12.9 run beat­ing the pre­vi­ous record of 1:14.3 which was jointly held by for­mer mem­ber Rana Blair (2009/10) and cur­rent ath­lete Ella Blanch (2011/12).

The next two were bro­ken by sib­lings Lily Vella (Un­der 8) and Joey Vella (Un­der 9).

Lily beat the 2006/07 500m record held by Rhia Blair by 0.3secs cross­ing the line in 1:59.4.

Brother Joey bet­tered the 2009/10Wil­liam Sal­ter 800m record when he broke the three minute mark in 2:58.1.

Alana Beens (Un­der 11) PB’d in four of her five events with 18.1s (100m), 3:38.4 (800m), 4.07m (SP) and 9.50m (Jav).

Ath­letes achiev­ing three Per­sonal Bests from four events in­clude U7 Ella Bartlett 1.68m (LJ), 23.1s (100m) and 1:22.8 (300m). U9 Joey Vella 10.48m (Dis), 0.95m (HJ) and 2:58.1 (800m). U10 Ella Blanch 16.7s (100m), 9.00m (Dis) and 2.98m (LJ).

The club has re­ceived ap­proval for their new uni­forms and logo and new club shirts can now be or­dered at the can­teen, or by con­tact­ing com­mit­tee mem­bers dur­ing the week.

The club thanked the Childers Buf­falo Club for its do­na­tion.

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