Categories
Athletics

Double Olympics Champion Caster Semenya Tried 3000m In A Meet Wenda Nel And Kyle Blignaut Impressed At Potchefstroom Meet

Double Olympics 800m Champion, Caster Semenya who tried her legs on 2000m two weeks ago, on Thursday (6) at Potchefstroom South Africa Meet tried 3000m this time around. She won in 9:04.20.

In the 400m hurdle for women, South Africa Champion Wenda Nel was outright impressive as she won her race in 55.16s while the 400m was won by Mirenda Coetzee in 52.74s.

World Athletics long jump medalist, Rushwal Samaai was good with 8.07m jump to win long jump but Kyle Blignaut was even more impressive with a big 21.03m throw in shot put. In the hammer Alan Cumming threw 73.00m.

In the 100m men, Chederic Van Wyk did not disappoint, he won in 10.22s (0.3)

By discernsportblog

Former sprinter, Taewondo and Badminton Player. Sport Physiotherapist

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.