2016 Athletics Season

Further to our last update from the CaSSSA Athletics carnival, we now have the full list of results from all track and field events. We would once again like to reiterate our thanks to the many athletes who competed across several events, and for some outside of their comfort zone. We would like to highlight the following outstanding results from the carnival:

India Williams: 1st place Division One: 17 years 1500m, 1st place Division One: 17 years 800m and 1st place Division One: 17 years 400m.

Imogen Fraser: 1st place Division One: 13 years hurdles.

April Laurikainen: 1st place Division One: 12 years shot put (record) and 2nd place Division One: 12 years discus.

Ellen Gett: 1st place Division One: 12 years 200m and 3rd place Division One: 12 years 100m.

Zara Taylor: 2nd place Division One: 13 years 800m.

Hannah Barretto: 2nd place Division One: 16 years triple jump.

Isabelle Townsend: 3rd place Division One: 15 years shot put.

We would like to this opportunity to congratulate the following athletes for being selected in the West Taylor Bridge (10 – 12 years), and Brisbane Independent District (13 – 19 years): April Laurikainen, Ellen Gett, India Williams, Dominica Fitzsimon, Isabelle Townsend and Brittany Yarde who represented their district at the regional trials this week for a chance to be selected in the Met West team.