Morpeth’s Laura Weightman, who is still hopeful of securing
a place at the forthcoming European Athletics Championships,
being held in Berlin in early August, posted a seasons best
800m time of 2m02.11s, in the third fastest race at the third
regional BMC Meeting, held at Chester Le Street
on the evening of Monday 18th June 2018.
She was one of eight from her club in action on the night.
Sam Hancox and Daniel Melling of Morpeth set new personal bests
of 2m01.96s and 2m07.45s respectively,
when finishing third and first in the fourth and eighth fastest races.
Jordan Scott of Morpeth produced a seasons best of 2m04.93s in the fifth fastest 800m event.
In the second fastest race, Alistair Douglass finished second in 1m57.58s.
Tom Innes and Ben Waterfield of Morpeth, both competed in the sixth fastest race,
finishing fourth and fifth, with respective times of 2m08.4s, and 2m08.6s.
Finally, Rhiannon Hedley of Morpeth, posted a time of 2m37.22s,
when finishing seventh in the tenth fastest race.