Northumberland Minors Track & Field Championships

Gateshead International Stadium

28th June 2014

The final event of a busy schools programme was held at Gateshead Stadium on Saturday. It was the turn of the Years 6, 7 & 8’s to compete for County Titles.  Tynedale, as has been the norm this season, were well represented and we now have lots of new Country Champions.

Elliot Lackey   Year 6 Boys High Jump   1.27 cm
Lia Wilson   Year 7 Girls Discus   21.68 m
Eleanor Colmer   Year 8 Girls 75m Hurdles   12.17 secs
Ellen Ricketts   Year 8 Girls 800m   2:27.46 mins
Ben Dykins   Year 7 Boys 800m   2:27.65 mins
Max McLeod   Year 7 Boys Discuss   20.88 m
Seth Kippax-Jones   Year 8 Boys 200m   26.68 secs
Alex Wood   Year 8 Boys 300m   40.84 secs
Ellis Leonard   Year 8 Boys High Jump   1.65 m
Alex Wood   Year 8 Boys Shot   8.93 m


Ellis Leonard won the Ian Severs Memorial Award for Athlete of the Meet. Ellis broke the Year 8 High Jump record.  Alex Wood also broke the Year 8 300m record by nearly two seconds. Congratulations to both boys.

There were many other great performances from other Tynedale Harriers.

Well done to you all.

If we have missed any crucial information eg. County Champs, records broken etc. please let us know as the results don’t have first names and we are struggling to recognise names.  You can send information to

Full results can be found here



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