August 18: Fast sprints at Manchester and Lee Valley

Ethan Wiltshire, selected to represent GB Juniors in the 100m at the Manchester International, could not reproduce the form that took him to fourth place in the European U20 Championships last month. Running into a strong headwind he finished fifth in 10.74.

  • Senior Men’s 100m 5 Ethan Wiltshire (M20) 10.74 (-1.7)

Full results from Manchester

Headwinds were not a problem for the sprinters at Lee Valley, where Dickson Kusi and Aaliyah Lawanson benefitted from tailwinds to improve their lifetime bests.

  • 100m Dickson Kusi (MS) 10.66 (w+2.7, pb)/10.78 (w+2.7)
  • 100m Duane Tuffour 12.14 (w+0.5)/11.64 (w+1.5)
  • 100m Skye Vervey (F20) 12.78 (w+2.4)
  • 100m Aaliyah Lawanson (F20) 13.34 (w+1.3)/13.23 (w+0.9, pb)

Full results from Lee Valley