KENT CROSS COUNTRY LEAGUE 2018

It’s that time of year again, and we are all geared up for the Kent Cross Country League 2018.

This year’s 15-strong S-Factor Dream Team comprises:

Aida Butler-Thiam

Alan Taylor

Jacob Waters

James Lawson

Joshua Frimpong

Joshua Stewart

Lillian Mulholland

Daejuan Madaza

Lola Lewis

Mohamed Elmi

Robin Hallett

Sam Long

Sonny Breeze

Stefano Bertero

Tobias Seales

 

LISA MILLER AND ADAM THOMAS WIN BIG AT ENLAND ATHLETICS AWARDS

Let’s congratulate Lisa Miller and Adam Thomas for their wins at England Athletics Awards Evening, held at the Crowne Plaza in Kensington on Monday 1st October 2018.

 

LISA MILLER won runner up VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR for her services to the local community for over a decade. Having represented GB as an elite athlete herself,

WELCOME HOME COACH MENSAH

Let’s hear it for Coach Mensah who returned this week from the World Masters Athletics Track & Field Championships in Malaga, finishing 6th in the 100m finals and 2nd in the 110mH.

Mensah also brought home the gold medal in the 4x 100m relay as part of Team GB alongside Jason Carty, Dominic Bradley and TJ Ossai.

COACH MENSAH’S COMPETITION SEASON 2018

 

Let’s give a round of applause to Coach Mensah who this year won the 110mH British Master’s Championships along with silver in the 100m. Mensah, who has just returned from the World Master’s Championships in Malaga, also set a new World Record this year competing in the 4x 100m relay with the GB Masters Team.

S-Factor’s Academic Achievement Programme

Being an Academy, we provide more than athletics training, we offer a host of additional support such as mentoring and work experience through our various Programmes.

Our Academic Achievement Programme was established to incentivise our athletes to study hard – and through our reward system, we acknowledge good academic results with a cash reward: http://sfactoracademy.co.uk/reward-scheme/

S-Factor Academy is raising £5,000 to support our alumni athlete Abimbola Ojemakinde’s continued education as part of the club’s Academic Achievement Programme.

JOIN US IN SALUTING CHRISTINE OHURUOGU!

S-Factor Academy pays tribute to the incredible athletic career of our ambassador CHRISTINE OHURUOGU.

Christine is a phenomenal role model for our athletes and has shown that talent, hard work and focus truly pays off.

Beginning in 2003 at the European Junior Championships with her bronze medal win, over her 15yr+ career,

WHAT A DAY AT KENT AND SURREY CHAMPIONSHIPS!

Wow! Despite the miserable weather, Saturday 12th May was an incredible day of athletic competition for our seniors who competed in the Kent Championships and Surrey Championships. It was a day of personal best and new club records.

At the Kent Championships in Ashford GEORGE MUANA won silver (50s30) and KIMANI SMART won bronze (50s35) in the Senior Men’s 400m!

WARM WEATHER TRAINING 2018 – PORTUGAL

Every year around Easter, S-Factor gathers together a team of athletes and coaches to head for warmer climates for an intense period of warm weather training in preparation of the competition season. http://sfactoracademy.co.uk/warm-weather-training/

THIS YEAR we went to Monte Gordo resort in Algarve, Portugal: http://www.sportstrainingcamps.co.uk/27.html
With a ~20-strong consort of athletes/coaches/carers we had an extremely productive and enjoyable week at the Monte Gordo training facility and our athletes came back full of vigour and motivation for the competition season ahead.

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