RHONA AUCKLAND

Born Rhona Louise Auckland, Edinburgh, 11 May 1993. Clubs: Banchory Stonehaven AC and University of New Mexico. Coach: Joyce Hogg.

 

Rhona Auckland is a talented long-distance track and cross-country runner who has had her greatest success to date when she won the European Under-23 Cross Country Championships in 2014. In 2015, she won the UK 10000 metres title and was the silver medallist at the European Under-23 Championships. She is now attending the University of New Mexico.

Honours

Track

European Under-23 Championships: 2nd 10000 2015.

UK Championships: 1st 10000 2015.

England Athletics Under-23 Championships: 1st 5000 2015.

Scottish Championships: 3rd 5000 2012.

Scottish Under-20 Championships: 2nd 3000 2010.

Cross-Country

European Under-23 Championships 1st 2014.

Scottish Championships: 1st 2014, 1st 2013; 3rd U20 2012; 1st U17 2010

Scottish 4k Championships: 1st 2014, 3rd 2013, 1st 2012; 1st U20 2012; 3rd U20 2011.

Scottish Relay Championships: 1st 2014.

Road

Scottish Junior Relay Championships: 3rd 2010.

Representation

Track

European Cup 10,000m: 12th 2014.

European Under-23 Championships: 9th 10000 2013, 2nd 10000 2015.

Cross Country

World Cross-Country Championships: 19th 2015.

European Cross-Country Championships: 1st U23 2014, 7th U23 2013, 23rd U20 2012.

Records

None to date.

Personal Bests and Progression

PERSONAL BESTS

 

Track

800: 2:22.1 (2010). 1500: 4:31.96 (2014). 3000: 9:18.3 + (2015). 5000: 15:27.60 (2015). 10000: 32:22.79 (2015).

Road

5k: 15:55 (2014). 10k: 33:05 (2014). 10M: 56:12 (2015)

 

YEAR BY YEAR PERFORMANCES AND RANKING POSITIONS

Year 800 1500 3000 5000 10000 5kRd 10kRd 10MRd
2007 (U15) 2:32.2 5:36.4            
2008 (U17)                
2009 (U17) 2:27.6 5:02.51 (19) 10:38.09 (5)     19:01    
2010 (U20) 2:22.1 (20) 4:42.96 (9) 10:05.4 (5)     18:37    
2011 (U20)     10:25.28i (7)     18:52    
2012 (U20)   4:39.54 (5) 9:29.28 (2) 16:57.30 (1) 34:53.24 (1) 17:17 (1) 34:35 (1)  
2013   4:33.94 (21) 9:41.18 (11) 16:34.72 (11) 34:07.61 (2) 16:35 (3) 34:34 (10)  
2014   4:31.96 (20)   15:58.95 (4) 33:09.58 (2) 15:55 (1) 33:05 (3)  
2015     9:18.3 + 15:27.60 (3) 32:22.79 (1)    

56:12

(1)

2016       17:00.65 (13)        

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