The Athletics took place on Oct 15 & 16. The weather was altogether very good, though there was a little rain on the first day.
The Mile was won by Otter in 5.24 2/5 secs. He also won the Challenge Hammer with a throw of 75 yds. Reid (T.B) won the 2nd prize (74 feet), as well as the 1st for throwing the cricket ball, (81 yds), & the 3rd for the ½ mile & Hurdles. The latter race was won by Alington (2.37). Harrison being a good 2nd & also winning the 1/4 under 16.
H. A. Rogers was 3rd in throwing the cricket ball, 1st in Long Jump (15.1) 2nd in High Jump, 1st in open 100 & Pole Jump.
In throwing the cricket ball under 15, C. Fox , Secretan C., Gamble won: all T.B.’s.
The Long Jump under 15 and 300 under 14 & 150 under 13 were won by Leggatt, in the former by a clear lead of 20 yds. He was also 2nd in 100 under 15.
M.M. Rodocanachi was 2nd , F.L Denman 4th in the Mile (T.B.’s) Holthouse (Q.S.) was 3rd
McKeand (T.B was 2nd in throwing cricketball, 3rd in 100 under 16,
The open Quarter was won by Harrison, Randall, J. Fraser,
The Consolation was won by Wynn (Q.S.)
The committee consisted of:
H. S. Otter Q.S.
EGB Phillimore. T.B.
JR Reid. T.B.
R. Giles. Q.S.
EH Holthouse Q.S.
PGL Webb Q.S
D. Arbuthnott. T.B.
E.G. B. Phillimore. Prin. Opp.