Monthly Archives: January 2016

Nafi Thiam sets long jump national record with 6m43 in Ghent

January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Multi-event standout Nafi Thiam added a centimetre to Tia Hellebaut’s record (2007) when she soared to 6m43 on her last attempt at the LBFA Championships in Ghent, on Saturday 30 January. The 2014 European heptathlon bronze medalist produced a series of very consistent jumps including a personal best mark of 6.43 metres on her last attempt. […]
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Thomas off to flying start in Albuquerque

January 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

2015 Pan-American 110m hurdles silver medalist Mikel Thomas made the perfect start to his 2016 indoor campaign in Albuquerque this Saturday January 23rd. Thomas, who is training full time at Altis in Phoenix, AZ showed good speed today with a personal best clocking of 6.67 in the 60m. You can watch a video of his race on his facebook page:  
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