Brendan Boyce - Irish Olympic Race Walker


Being the youngest of seven children, all of whom were involved in athletics, Brendan Boyce started competing in athletics from a young age: “I won my first national medal in the U8 80m sprint....

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BUPA Birmingham Half 2014 - Photo Gallery


TrackField97.com is very happy to share with you just a few photos of the memories captured at the BUPA Birmingham Half 2014. Photography by Chris and Tony Hepworth for www.trackfield97.com  Be...

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Kimutai takes Birmingham Half in new Personal Best


Joel Kimutai of Kenya took a well deserved win in the Great Birmingham Run, defeating his fellow countryman Emmanuel Bett with a huge lifetime best of 61:39. Despite being one of the lesser...

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BUPA Birmingham Half - Preview


As we continue to follow the BUPA 2014 road series, Trackfield97 will be bringing you first time coverage of the annual BUPA Great Birmingham Run this Sunday (May 19th, 2014). This...

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Laura Riches - on her new student-athlete life at Butler University, USA


Since we last featured Laura Riches, she has made several changes in her athletics which includes a decision to relocate to the United States in pursuit of furthering both her training...

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Ben Waterman - developing British U23 800m specialist reflects on 2014 season


When we last featured Ben Waterman in the summer of 2012, the aspiring British middle-distance elite was in the U-20 age group and was heading for what proved to be his PB year in athletics.  With...

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Lily Partridge - developing British distance specialist reflects on 2014 season


Following a bittersweet 2014 summer season, TrackField97 had the opportunity to catch up with British distance runner Lily Partridge. Reflecting on her season as a whole, Partridge...

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