Open competitions for the summer holidays

The Wessex and YDL leagues have come to an end for this year, but there are still plenty of opportunities to compete before the season ends in September. Below is a list of local competitions, many of which can be entered on the day.  Just click on the link by each competiton to find out the details.

·         Wednesday 6th August evening meeting at Woking
·         Wednesday 6th August evening meeting at Oxford
·         Wednesday 13th August evening meeting at Watford
·         Saturday 16th/Sunday 17th August SEAA U15/U17 Championships at Crystal Palace . Enter by 5th August (online) and no entry standards required
·         Wednesday 20th August evening meeting at Oxford
·         Sunday 24th August Open meeting at Oxford
·         Wednesday 27th August evening meeting at Watford
·         Saturday 30th/Sunday 31st England Athletics U15/U17 Championships  at Bedford . You can enter online and although there are minimum entry standards, they are lower than English schools, so worth a look. You can enter online and the closing date is 8th August.
·         Sunday August 31st Saucony Grand Prix at Southampton enter through the Hampshire Athletics website
·         Sunday August 31st Young Athletes Championship at Woking
·         Wednesday 3rd September evening meeting at Oxford
·         Wednesday 10th September evening meeting at Watford
·         Saturday 13th September Havant AC Open meeting at Portsmouth
·         Wednesday 17th September evening meeting at Oxford
·         Wednesday 24th September evening meeting at Watford
·         Saturday 27th September open meeting at Biggleswade


Wessex League Final Results

The final league positions for the Wessex League have now been published.

Winchester finished 2nd in 3 matches and 4th in its other match, leading to an overall finishing place of 7th place in a league of 24 teams. Given the club’s approach to the Wessex League as one of providing opportunity to as many children as possible, this is a very sound result.

The individual age group standings are as follows, with the U13 boys doing particularly well.

U13 boys – 4th

U15 boys – 7th

U17 men – 7th

U13 girls – 11th

U15 girls – 8th

U17 women – 9th


Thank you to all the children that competed this season and gave their all, including having a go at their less favourite events to gains point for the team.

Have great winter and see you all again in the spring.


Wessex League Match 4 Results

It was a very busy weekend of athletics for our juniors, with both YDL and Wessex League matches, and some children competing both days.

Winchester finished 2nd in the Wessex League match at Aldershot yesterday which is a fantastic result and we should finish in a strong position overall in the league.

The individuals age group results are as follows:

U13 boys - 1st

U15 boys - 1st

U17 boys - 2nd

U13 girls - 4th

U15 girls - 2nd

U17 girls - 4th

Thanks to everyone who has helped out during the season and made the matches a success for many of our junior members.

Detailed results will be posted on the Wessex League website shortly:



QuadKids' Match Report from Aldershot, 20 July

A successful season came to an end with another second place for WADAC at Aldershot today. The girls' team finished 2nd and the boys were 3rd giving a combined position of 2nd overall just behind host club, Aldershot. Highlight of the boys' match was another personal best and club record for William Hatfield in the howler throw of 45.53m. In the girls' competition, newcomer, Zara Hastings, recorded the best 75m time of the day for both boys and girls of 11.63. Congratulations to all athletes.


Updated Team Sheets - Wessex League on Sunday

Below are links to the updated team sheets for Sunday.

Boys Team

Girls Team