North Shore teen Eliza McCartney has joined a select group of
New Zealand athletes to win a medal at a world championship
event after claiming bronze in the pole vault at the world
junior track and field championships yesterday.
Tom Walsh's extraordinary rise in the shot put world
continued yesterday as the 22-year-old eclipsed some of the
sport's biggest names on his way to third place at the
Glasgow leg of the IAAF Diamond League circuit.
Ben Anderson (Caversham) and Louisa Andrew (Leith), appear
set to offer strong resistance in defence of their respective
senior titles in the re-formated Edmond Cup Steeplechase
event at Wingatui Racecourse today.