National vets track & field championships, Alexander stadium, 13th-14th September 2013

This weekend saw the annual National vets track & field championships take place at the Alexander stadium. A number of Sparkhill athletes took part, all with the same degree of success.

In the M80 hammer (24.50ms) and weight (9.85ms) events, Graham Roberts finished 2nd in both, keeping up his incredible competitive record at national level athletics.

Mick Edwards, following on from his appearance in the World championships in Turin earlier this summer (see results on club website) also finished 2nd in the M65 800ms final with 2mins 46.32secs. Not to be left out, after fording through the water jumps, Darren Riley was 2nd in the M50 3000ms steeplechase (12mins 21secs).

Full results can be found on the BMAF website