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Profiles - Angharad Davies, Kayleigh Brown 

Profiles on Angharad Davies, Kayleigh Brown - written by Dr Hedydd Davies (Carmarthen Harriers Club President)

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Angharad Davies

Angharad Davies is from Llandovery, a small town which is 28 miles from the county town of Carmarthen in Carmarthenshire and the nearest athletics track

She went to the local Llandovery primary school and then on to Llandovery College. Angharad went to study French and Politics at Bath University. During her course she spent a year in France. She is now resident in La Coruna Galicia Spain and works for the  VAR company in Spanish football

She joined Carmarthen and District Harriers Athletics Club as a primary school child and competed for the Club in the novice girls race of the Gwent Cross Country League match at Pembrey Country Park where she finished in 15th position

 

It was not an outstanding start, but she soon developed into an outstanding all round athlete winning 14 Welsh championship titles on the track and at cross country

Winner of Welsh schools’ championship gold medals at cross country and on the track and represented Welsh schools in 4 SIAB schools’ international cross country matches and 2 London mini marathons

Won three Welsh inter regional cross country individual titles

Has had several injuries and in the period 2016-19 did little competition

In 2020 at the age of twenty eight Angharad set personal bests for the 800m (2.13.02) on the 29th August winning the Galicia championships, and the 1500m (4.32.17) on the 12th September in the Spanish championships

An exceptionally good and reliable Club member and a fine ambassador for the sport

Personal Bests

100 13.7 (2006); 200 27.3 (2007); 300 44.0 (2007); 400 61.5( 2007); 800 2.13.02 (2020); 1200 4.09.4 (2004); 800 2.13.02 (2020); 1500 4.32.17 (2020); 3000 10.25.69i (2012); 5000 18.27.51 (2011); 400H 65.94 (2010); 1500Sc 5.24.32 (2007)

 

Angharad Davies Athletics Milestones (162 Recorded Performances) main results from 2004 onwards

2004 U13 Carmarthen Harriers (4 Recorded Performances)

1200       1              4.09.4                    Stourport                            UKA Midlands League Match       6 Jun 2004

1500       1              5.18.9                    Liverpool                                                                                             28 Jun 2004

1500       2              5.18.38                  Colwyn Bay                         Welsh U13 Championships          19 Jun 2004

1500       1              5.19.7                    Newport                              Welsh Junior League Match         31 Jul 2004

KSC        3                                              David James Swansea    Boys and Girls Championships    23 Nov 2003

KSC        9                                              Cardiff                                  Schools Cross Country Challenge 18 Jan 2004

KSC        10                                           Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Y7 Championships 13 Mar 2004

RR           1              7.34                        Swansea                              Fastest U13G leg of the day        26 Sep 2004

KSC        2                                              Bridgend                              Boys and Girls Clubs Champs       28 Nov 2004

KSC        1              8.39                        Wrexham                            Welsh Inter Regional Champs    11 Dec 2004                                       

2005 U15 Carmarthen Harriers (10 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.19.95                  Cardiff                                  Welsh U15 Championships         18 Jun 2005

800         1              2.23.8                    Carmarthen                        Welsh Junior League Match         9 Jul 2005

1500       5              4.59.30                  Cardiff                                  BMC                                                      30 May 2005

1500       2              5.01.82                  Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Championships   2 Jul 2005

1500       1              5.09.27                  Carmarthen                        Welsh Inter Regional Champs    27 Aug 2005

Mile       7              5.38.35                  Crystal Palace                    BMC Grand Prix                                6 Aug 2005

KSC        14                                           Cardiff                                  Schools Cross Country Challenge 23Jan 2005

KSC        5                                              Cardiff                                  Welsh U13 Championship            20 Feb 2005

KSC        6                                              Brecon                                  Welsh Schools JG Championships 19 Mar 2005

KSC        29                                           Northop NW                      SIAB Schools International          2 Apr 2005

KSC        1                                              Brecon                                  Welsh Inter Schools Champs      12 Nov 2005

KSC        1                                              Brecon                                  Welsh U15 Inter Regional Champ11 Dec 2005

2.6MR   52           17.22                     London                                 London Mini Marathon                 17 Apr 2005

 

2006 U15 Carmarthen Harriers (12 Recorded Performances)

800         2              2.21.83                  Brecon                                Welsh Schools Championships   1 Jul 2006

800         5              2.23.49                  Carmarthen                        Welsh U15 Championships          8 Jul 2006

800         5h           2.23.9                    Birmingham                        AAA U15 Championships              5 Aug 2006

1500       4              5.01.12                  Cardiff                                  Welsh U15 Championships          18 Jun 2006

KSC        1              15.53                     Pembrey                              Welsh U15 Championship           23 Feb 2006

KSC         7              12.30                     Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Championships   25 March 2006

KSC        30                                           Stowe School                    SIAB Schools International          8 Apr 2006

2.6M      27                                           London                                 London Mini Marathon                 23 Apr 2006       

 

2007 U17 Carmarthen Harriers (22 Recorded Performances)

200                         27.3                        Brecon                                  Welsh League Match                      11 Aug 2007

300         4              44.0                        Brecon                                  Welsh Junior League Cup Final    19 Aug 2007

400         1              61.5                        Brecon                                  Welsh League Match                      11 Aug 2007

800         1              2.18.5                    Carmarthen                        Dyfed Schools Championships    9 Jun 2007

800         2              2.20.0                    Birmingham                        UK YA league Match                        6 May 2007

800                         2.25.4                    Brecon                                  Welsh Junior League Cup Final    19 Aug 2007

1500       1              4.54.3                    Swansea                              West Wales Championships        13 May 2007

1500       3              4.56.4                    Swansea                              Welsh U17 Championships          17 Jun 2007

1500SCW 2         5.24.32                  Antrim NI                            Celtic Junior Games                        4 Aug 2007

1500SCW 1         5.33.2                    Cardiff                                  UK YA Junior League                       1 Jul 2007

KSC        1                                              Brecon                                  Welsh Inter Schools Champs      17 Nov 2007

KSC        1              17.41                     Cardiff                                  Welsh Inter Regional Champs    9 Dec 2007

 

2008 U17 Carmarthen Harriers (20 Recorded Performances)

300         1              44.7                        Swansea                              Welsh junior League Match         20 Apr 2008

800         1              2.21.2                    Carmarthen                        Welsh Junior League Match         4 May 2008

800         2              2.21.8                    Swansea                              Welsh Junior League Match         20 Apr 2008       

1500       15           4.45.32                  Street                                   BMC Classic                                        5 May 2008

1500       1              4.50.56                  Carmarthen                        Dyfed Schools Champs                   7 Jun 2008

1500       3              4.56.0                    Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Championships   5 Jul 2008

ZXC        1              15.38                     Brecon                                  Welsh Inter Schools Champs      15 Nov 2008

ZXC        4              15.43                     Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Championships   8 Mar 2008

ZXC        28           16.21                     Perth SCO                           SIAB Schools International          28 Mar 2008

ZXC        3              17.08                     Wrexham                            Welsh Inter Regional Champs     13 Dec 2008

ZXC        3              17.15                     Cardiff                                  Inter Schools Challenge                 20 Jan 2008

ZXC        7              22.30                     Swansea                              Welsh Cross Country Champs     24 Feb 2008

 

2009 U20 Carmarthen Harriers (26 Recorded Performances)

400         2              61.90                     Newport                              Welsh Senior League Match        12 Jul 2009

400         3              63.94                     Swansea                              Welsh Inter Regional Champs     30 Aug 2009

800         6              2.21.04                  Cardiff                                  BMC                                                      13 May 2009

800         2              2.24.89                  Swansea                              Welsh Inter Regional Champs     30 Aug 2009

1500       1              4.54.44i                Cardiff                                  Welsh Indoor U20 Champs          22 Mar 2009

1500       2              5.01.93                  Cardiff                                  Welsh Schools Champs                  4 Jul 2009

3000       1              11.06.35i              Cardiff                                  Welsh Indoor U20 Champs          11 Jan 2009

400H      2              71.09                     Cardiff                                  UK YA League Match                       27 Jul 2009

400H      1              71.5                        Cardiff                                  Welsh Schools Champs                 4 Jul 2009

ZXC        10           16.58                     Brecon                                  Welsh Inter Schools Champs       14 Nov 2009

ZXC        7              19.43                     Builth Wells                        Welsh U20 Championships          1 Feb 2009

ZXC        4              19.28                     Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Championships   28 Feb 2009

ZXC        23           21.00                     Bangor                                  SIAB Schools U20 International 28 Mar 2009

 

2010 U20 Carmarthen Harriers (27 Recorded Performances)

400         1              62.68                     Brecon                                  Welsh Junior Cup Final                   22 Aug 2010

800         1              2.17.80                  Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Championships  3 Jul 2010

800         1              2.17.83                  Carmarthen                        Welsh U20 Championships         10 Jul 2010

800         2              2.19.77                  Cardiff                                  Welsh Inter Regional Champs     29 Aug 2010

800         1              2.21.7                    Carmarthen                        Dyfed Schools Championships    19 Jun 2010

800         1              2.22.03                  Brecon                                  Welsh Junior Cup Final                   22 Aug 2010

1500       4              4.54.28                  Derby                                    UK YA League Final                          12 Sep 2010

400H      2              65.94                     Carmarthen                        Welsh U20 Championships          10 Jul 2010

400H      2              67.92                     Cardiff                                  Welsh Inter Regional Champs     29 Aug 2010

ZXC        6              21.02                     Brecon                                  Welsh Schools Championships   27 Feb 2010

ZXC        2              22.32                     Swansea                              Welsh U2o Championship            20 Feb 2010

ZXC        22           25.34                     Mansfield                           Home Countries International   27 Mar 2010

 

2011       U23 Carmarthen Harriers/ Bath University (10 Recorded Performances)

600         8              1.40.56                  Swansea                              Wales v WS V Harvard and Vale                22 Jun 2011

800         5h           2.19.34                  Bedford                               BUCS Championships                     30 Apr 2011

800         7              2.19.97                  Bedford                               BUCS Championships                     1 May 2011

1500       4              4.47.29                  Cardiff                                  Welsh Senior Championships      18 Jun 2011

1500       4h           4.55.90                  Sheffield                              BUCS Championships                     19 Feb 2011

5000       2              18.27.51               Cardiff                                  Welsh Senior Championships      18 Jun 2011

ZXC        7              28.44                     Builth Wells                        Welsh Inter Regional Champs     10 Dec  2011

 

2012 U23 Carmarthen Harriers/ Bath University (9 Recorded Performances)

1500       3              4.50.40                  Cardiff                                  Welsh Senior Championships      4 Jun 2012

1500       5              4.52.76                  Exeter                                   BMC Races                                          24 Apr 2012

3000       11           10.25.69i              Sheffield                              BUCS Indoor Championships       26 Feb 2012

3000       7h           10.35.67i              Sheffield                              BUCS Indoor Championships       25 Feb 2012

ZXC        39           22.48                     Edinburgh                           Bupa Great Edinburgh                    7 Jan 2012

ZXC        18           33.14                     St Fagans                             Welsh Senior Championships      18 Feb 2012

 

2013  U23 Carmarthen Harriers/ Bath University (8 Recorded Performances)

800         3              2.23.20                  Carcassonne FRA              Inter Regional Meeting                  29 Jun 2013

1500       4              4.50.66                  Montpelier FRA                Championship de la Mediterranee 22 Jun 2013

1500       1              4.56.80                  Lunel FRA                            Interclubs Languedoc                     5 May 2013

3000       1              10.43.57               Arles FRA                             Interclubs                                            19 May 2013

 

2014 Senior Carmarthen Harriers/ Bath University (1 Recorded Performance)

ZXC        109         26.33                     Stirling                                  BUCS Championships                     1 Feb 2014          

 

2015 Senior Carmarthen Harriers (2 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.28.21                  Majad ESP                           Reunion Majadahonda                  3 Oct 2015

5K           1              18.03.27               Madrid ESP                         5km MMT Seguros Madrid           29 Mar 2015

 

2016 Senior Carmarthen Harriers/Spain (6 Recorded Performances)

800        1              2.20.34                  Aluche ESP                          Trofeo San Isidro Aluche               7 May 2016

1500       6              4.37.47                  Madrid ESP                         Del A a la Pista                                   14 May 2016

1500       5              4.39.32                  Fuentabrada ESP              Trofeo Ciadad de Fuentabrada   26 May 2016

1500       7              4.41.21                  Cosiada ESP                        Campeonato de Madrid                10 Jul 2016

1500       7              4.42.06                  Castro Urdiales ESP         Campeonato de Cantabria            16 Jul 2016

KXC        45           31.05                     Madrid ESP                         Cto. De Esprfia                                   28 Feb 2016

 

2020 Senior Carmarthen Harriers / Spain ( 5 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.13.02                  La Coruna ESP                    CTO. DE Galicia Absoluto              29 Aug 2020

800         1              2.15.96                  Ourense ESP                      Ourense Termal Meeting              21 Aug 2020

1500       8              4.32.17                  Vallhenermoso ESP   Campeonato                                  12 Sep 2020

1500       1              4.32.42                  la CORUNA                        CTO. DE GALICIA ABSOLUTO       29 AUG 2020

1500       8              4.38.28                  Ourense ESP                    compeonato                                 29 feb 2020      

 

 

Kayleigh Brown 

Personal Bests

400m 61.48 (2007); 800m 2.12.08 (2010); 1500m 4.31.99; 3000m 10.30.05; 5000m 19.12.09 (2010); 1500m SCW 5.32.67 (2008);2000m SCW 7.46.97 (2006)

Kayleigh Brown came to live in Carmarthenshire when she was an U13 athlete. She attended Tregib School in Llandeilo and after leaving school went to study at Memphis University Tennessee USA

Her mother Delyth was a Welsh school’s cross country international and has been an endurance coach with Carmarthen Harriers for the last 20 years. She has received from Welsh Athletics its meritorious award and several coaching awards. Delyth has been a Welsh team manager at many internationals and is currently the West Wales regional endurance coordinator

Kayleigh in her athletics career has won many Welsh championships at cross country and track. She has also recorded fastest relay stages in Welsh road relay championships. She has competed for Welsh schools or Wales at cross country and on the track. Kayleigh has represented Welsh Schools in the London mini marathon

Her record includes competing for Welsh Schools or West Wales in six London mini marathons and Welsh Schools in six SIAB schools’ international matches (cross country or track)

 

Kayleigh Brown’s Milestones in her Athletics Career (110 Recorded Performances)-main results 

2001 U13 (7 Recorded Performances)

 

800         6              2.41.7                    Jarrow                  Start Fitness NE League Match   27 Jun 2001

1500       3              5.24.1                    Gateshead          Start Fitness NE League Match   30 May 2001

Mile       1              5.42.7                    Jarrow                  Venmore Mile Meeting                 8 Aug 2001

 

2002 U13 Carmarthen Harriers (17 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.28.69i                                 Cardiff                  Welsh Athletics Open                     23 Nov 2002

800         1              2.29.6                    Barry                     Louise Arthur League Match        11 May 2002

800         3              2.35.90                  Newport              Welsh U13 Championships          9 Jun 2002

1500       1              5.08.5                    Carmarthen        Louise Arthur League Match        14 Jul 2002

1500       2              5.18.08                  Newport              Welsh U13 Championships          8 Jun 2002

 

2003 U15 Carmarthen Harriers (5 Recorded Performances)

800         4              2.27.0                    Carmarthen        Louise Arthur League Match        23 Jul 2003

1500       1              4.59.7                    Cardiff                  UK Midland YA League Match     20 Jul 2003

1500       2              5.00.18i                                 Cardiff                  Welsh Indoor U15 Champs           11 Jan 2003

1500       3              5.05.6                    Neath                   West Wales Championships        11 May 2003

 

2004 U15 Carmarthen Harriers (8 Recorded Performances)

800         2              2.21.7                    Carmarthen        Celtic Manor Grand Prix                21 Jul 2004

1500       9              4.57.24                  Birmingham        UK U15 Championships                 14 Aug 2004

1500       1              4.58.47i                Cardiff                  Welsh U15 Indoor Champs          24 Jan 2004

1500       1              5.03.1                    Newport              Welsh Junior League Match         31 Jul 2004

ZC           3                                              Cardiff                  Reebok Schools Cross Country    18 Jan 2004

ZC           3                                              Swansea              Welsh Cross Country Champs     21 Feb 2004

ZC           1                                              Brecon                  Welsh JG CC Championships      13 Mar 2004

ZC           1                                              Bridgend             Boys and Girls Clubs Champs      28 Nov 2004      

ZC           3                                              Cardiff                  Welsh Inter Regional Champs    14 Dec 2004

 

2005 U17 Carmarthen Harriers (17 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.21.3                    Brierley Hill         UK Midland YA League Match     5 Jun 2005

800         2              2.21.6                    Brecon                  Welsh Junior League Cup Final    21 Aug 2005

1500       ht            4.46.22                  Birmingham        AAA U17 Championships              14 Aug 2005

1500       11           4.47.23                  Birmingham        AAA U17 Championships              14 Aug 2005

1500       1              4.51.3i                   Cardiff                  Welsh U17 Indoor Champs          9 Jan 2005

1500       1              4.55.41                  Carmarthen        Welsh Inter Regional Champs    27 Aug 2005

3000       1              10.30.05               Cardiff                  Welsh U17 Championships         18 Jun 2005

3000       7              10.54.38               Tullamore IRE    SIAB Schools International          18 Jul 2005

3000       1              11.06.76               Brecon                  Welsh Schools Championships  2 Jul 2005

ZC           1                                              Cardiff                  Welsh CC International                 23 Jan 2005

ZC           1                                              Cardiff                  Welsh U15 Championships          20 Feb 2005

ZC           2              ``                             Brecon                  Welsh Cross Country Champs     19 Mar 2005

ZC           15                                           Nottingham        UK inter County Champs               6 Mar 2005

ZC           25                                           Northop               SIAB CC International                    2 Apr 2005

ZC           3                                              Brecon                  Welsh Inter Schools Champs        12 Nov 2005

ZC           1                                              Brecon                  Welsh Inter Regional Champs    11 Dec 2005

ZC           7                                              Brussels               International Cross Country        18 Dec 2005

2.6M      33                                           London                 London Mini Marathon                 17 Apr 2055

               

2006 U17 Carmarthen Harriers (19 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.17.08                  Cardiff Met         BMC Grand Prix                                28 Jul 2006

800         1              2.21.9                    Carmarthen        Welsh Junior League Match        27 May 2006

1500       1              4.44.1                    Solihull                  UKA Midlands YA League Match 25 Jun 2006

1500       2              4.45.46i                                 Cardiff                  Jeff White International Trophy 5 Feb 2006

1500       1              4.45.61                  Brecon                  Welsh Schools Championships   1 Jul 2006

1500       1              4.46.59                  Cardiff                  Welsh Inter Regional Champs     27 Aug 2006

1500       8ht         4.46.8                    Birmingham        AAA U17 Championships              5 Aug 2006

1500       8              4.50.94                  Grangemouth    SIAB Schools International          15 Jul 2006

3000       2              10.27.74               Waterford IRE   Celtic Games                                     12 Aug 2006

3000       1              10.52.63               Cardiff                  Welsh U17 Championship           9 Jul 2006            

3000       1              10.56.6                  Carmarthen        Dyfed Schools Championships    10 Jun 2006

2kSCW  3              7.46.97                  Cardiff                  Welsh U17 Championships          18 Jun 2006

ZC           1                                              Cardiff                  Inter Schools Cross Country        22 Jan 2006

ZC           6                                              Brecon                  Welsh Schools Championships   25 March 2006

ZC           23                                           Stowe                   SIAB Schools International          8 April 2006

5K           2             20.02                     Carmarthen        Welsh U17 5K Road Champ          17 Apr 2006

2.6M      64           17.07                     London                 London mini marathon                  23 Apr 2006

 

2007 U20 Carmarthen Harriers ( 17 Recorded Performances)

400         4              61.48                     Derby                    NJAL Final                                            9 Sep 2007

800         1              2.19.6                    Carmarthen        Welsh Junior League                       23 Jun 2007

800         1              2.22.4                    Swansea              West Wales Championships        13 May 2007

1500       3              4.57.83                  Connah’s Quay  Welsh Inter Regional Champs     26 Aug 2007

1500SCW 1         5.34.45                  Brecon                  Welsh Schools Championships  7 Jul 2007

1500SCW 1         5.35.2                    Derby                    UK  Junior League Match               29 Apr   2007      

ZXC        9                                              Brecon                  Welsh Schools Championships   18 Mar 2007

ZXC        11                                           Bridgend              International Cross Country         1 Apr 2007                          

 

2008 U20 Carmarthen  (12 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.23.7                    Swansea              Welsh Junior League Match         20 Apr 2008

1500SCW 3A      5.32.67                  Derby                    UK Junior League Final                   14 Sep 2008

1500SCW 2         5.39.31                  Birmingham        UK Junior League Match                27 Apr 2008

ZXC        15           14.18                     Dublin IRE            President’s Cup Cross Country    19 Mar 2008

ZXC        5              20.40                     Brecon                  Welsh Schools Championships   8 Mar 2008

ZXC        7              25.02                     Swansea              Welsh U20 Championships          24 Feb 2008       

 

2010 U23 Carmarthen Harriers/ Memphis University USA (7 Recorded Performances)

800         1              2.12.08                  Memphis TN USA Univ of Memphis  Invitational 17 Apr 2010

1500       9              4.31.99                  Fayetteville AR USA         John McDonnell Invite   10 Apr 2010

1500       9              4.41.95                  Loughborough  Loughborough International       23 May 2010

1500       2              4.50.65                  Baton Rouge LA USA       LSU Tiger Relays               7 Mar 2010

5000       28           19.12.09               Orlando FL USA Conference USA Champs              16 May 2010

3000SCW 2         11.24.36               Cape Girardeau  USA      Joey  Haines Invitational 3 Apr 2010