BMAF Championships September 1-3 2023

A hectic weekend for many of you at the British Masters Athletics Champs at Derby on September 1/2/3.

A very hot weekend and well done to everyone. NMAC athletes were everywhere and performing wonderfully. Welcome to those new to the Champs and well done to those who struggled through injury, tried new events, or just got round.

I would like to congratulate the new British Champions:



Jennifer Ibbitson – W65 Discus, Javelin, Shot and Hammer

Anita  Saunders W50 Long Jump

Nia Rutter – W35 100m hurdles, Triple Jump and High Jump
Jon Rutter – M40 Triple Jump
Tom Grantham – M40 400m hurdles
Matthew Savage – M35 Weight, Shot, Discus
David Gill – M65 2000m steeplechase
Vic Shirley – M80 400m, 800m, 1500m
Jemma Bate – W40 Shot
Steve Linsell – M55 High Jump
Michelle Robbins-Hulse – W35 Long Jump
Lynsie Whyke – W40 Triple Jump
Amanda Potter – W35 100m
Ian Cooley – M65 Weight Throw
Mike Coogan – M50 200m
Stephen Taylor – M65 800m
Geoff Bobb – M85 400m, Shot
Julien Gittens – M60 Triple Jump
Carol Holt – W45 200m
Steve Peters – M70 100m
Stephen Thorpe – M45 Triple Jump
Caroline Marler – W70 Shot

Apologies if I have missed anyone. With the results in mixed age groups it is difficult sometimes to know who won what. Please tell me if there is anyone to add to this list.

Let me know if you think you might have broken a NMAC record, I will check and update our records.

image: Geoff Bobb – Gold in M85 400m, Shot and Silver in javelin.