Saturday 23rd June – Aviva Olympic and UK Trials at Birmingham

A big well done to OAC’s Racheal Bamford in setting a new personal best of 4:22.78 finishing eighth in the first heat of the women’s 1,500m at the Aviva Olympic Trials at Birmingham Alexander Stadium.

Lisa Dobriskey (Ashford) won the heat in 4:15.39.

Results from and more information from Racheal’s own blog.

  1. #1 by Hugh_P on June 24, 2012 - 8:29 am

    Fantastic result Racheal. Looks as if you were in a very fast heat as well. Laura Weightman’s heat finished 5s slower! Things can only get better……

  2. #2 by reid haddow on June 25, 2012 - 9:19 am

    WOW, What a champion in the making, well done Rachael, you did Fantasticly well,, To even run against an Olympic Selection in the trial , as we all now know the winner of your heat was selected to go to London, keep going Rachael, your turn will come again ,
    “up the Black and Whites”

  3. #3 by Tamara Weatherhead on June 25, 2012 - 4:46 pm

    That’s brilliant, well done!

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