Event Reports

Athletics Series, Stoke Mandeville 8th July 2017

The fourth and final of the 2017 CP Sport Athletics Series event took place at Stoke Mandeville Stadium on Saturday 8th July in glorious sunshine. Athletes took part in a range of events from 100m to 800m on the track and shot, discus and javelin in field events.

The event was held in partnership with Wheelpower and there was a real buzz around the venue with friends and family supporting and cheering on all the athletes.

Our sincere thanks and appreciation as always goes to our dedicated track & field officials for ensuring all events ran smoothly.

Attention now turns to the CP National Athletics Event taking place at Harvey Hadden Athletic Stadium on Saturday 23rd September. There is still plenty of time for athletes to enter, complete a form which can be found here or please contact Rich Kerr for more information Richard.kerr@cpsport.org

Athletics series – Doncaster event 17th June

The 3rd of the Cerebral Palsy Athletics Series of 2017 took place on Saturday 17th June at the Keepmoat Stadium in Doncaster. The event was supported by Doncaster AC who have a regular session for people with physical disabilities. The event was a great success with over 35 athlete’s competition in track and field events throughout the day.

It was a fantastic day with great performance by all and include 2 mainstream athletics events for Doncaster’s juniors, Long Jump and 100m. A special mention has to go to Muninder Hayer who started the Series in great fashion back in April at Yeovil, setting a new world record in the 200m and 400m RaceRunning RR1 class.

Our sincere thanks and appreciation as always goes to our dedicated track & field officials, without whose help staging this competition would have been be extremely difficult.

CP Sport would like to take this opportunity to thank all the ground staff at Doncaster for their continued support and great hospitality. We look forward to working together for future events.

We would like to take this opportunity in thanking our sponsor St James’s Place Foundation for all their very kind support and generous donations to CP Sport.

Athletics Series Event, York 27th May 2017

The 2nd of the Cerebral Palsy Athletics Series of 2017 took place on Saturday 27th May at the University of York Athletics track. The event was supported by York Athletics Club who have a regular Special Olympic GB session on a Friday evening. This was the first time the series has been held in York and was great success with over 35 athlete’s competition in track and field events throughout the day.

It was a fantastic day with great performance by all including 2 athletes who were competing in RaceRunning for the first time. A special mention has to go to Muninder Hayer who started the Series in great fashion back in April at Yeovil, setting a new world record in the 200m RaceRunning RR1 class. He continues to dominate in the RR1 Class at York he took finished the 400m 20 seconds under the current world record.

Our sincere thanks and appreciation as always goes to our dedicated track & field officials, without whose help staging this competition would have been be extremely difficult.

CP Sport would like to take this opportunity to thank Hannah Higginson from York AC for the support and hospitality and we look forward to working together for future events.

We would like to take this opportunity in thanking our sponsor St James’s Place Foundation for all their very kind support and generous donations to CP Sport.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Previous Event Reports

Training Camp

CP Sport National Athletics Championships, Harvey Hadden – 24th September 2016

Athletics Series Event-Doncaster 25th June

Athletics Series report Stoke Mandeville 5th and 6th September 2015

Athletics Series Event, Stoke Mandeville – 11th July 2015

RaceRunner Taster Day, Sheffield – 5th July 2015

RaceRunner Taster Session, Ilkeston – 7th March 2015

RaceRunner Taster Day, Ilkeston – 14th March 2015

Athletic Series Report, Manchester – 2nd May 2015

Athletic Series Report, Doncaster – 7th June 2015

Athletics Series Event report- Stoke Mandeville 4th June 2016