TOECS in Fiji
Last week Athletics Fiji held a Technical Officials refresher course for the northern primary school teachers in Labasa over 3 days with the addition of a Kids’ Athletics Facilitator course in the first two days. The Kids’ Athletics Workshop was made possible by Athletics Fiji in partnership with the Oceania Athletics Association and the Pacific Sports Partnership funded by the Australian Government and was facilitated by IAAF certified lecturer and Athletics Fiji Development Officer, Albert Miller Snr. For more information visit the Athletics Fiji website.
Victory for Sally Pearson
Sally Pearson has done a great job in the IAAF Diamond League Final in Zurich leading the green and gold results with her victory in the women’s 100m hurdles. With a finishing time of 12.55 (wind: -0.3). 0.08 second outside her season best, Pearson’s victory was confirmed by the photo finish judges after she and the second placed Sharika Nelvis (USA) crossed together in a tight finish. Christina Manning (USA) was third with 12.67. Congratulations
Tuvalu looking to upgrade
The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MEYS) is planning to implement a project to upgrade its outdoor Sport Ground on Funafuti Atoll and wishes to engage the advisory services of a Sports Facility Planning Consultant for an initial input of about one month. For more information click here