A successful McGlashan Athletics day with five records broken

Sunday 25th February 2024

What an exceptional day it has been for McGlashan Athletics. Our boys showcased remarkable house spirit, engaging in healthy inter-house competition that truly embodied good sportsmanship. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to our dedicated staff, whose efforts ensured the success of this memorable sporting event.

This year, we witnessed five remarkable records:

Ethan McSkimming of Gilray broke the Intermediate Shotput record with an impressive throw of 12.51m, surpassing the previous 2018 record of 12.24m. 

Alex Walker of Ross dominated in Junior Discus with a remarkable throw of 38.05m, eclipsing the 2021 record of 33.10m. Additionally,  Alex triumphed in Shotput with a throw of 12.48m, surpassing the 2023 record of 11.46m. 

Eddie Weir of Balmac showcased his talent in the Novice Long Jump, setting a new record of 5.47m, surpassing the 2022 record of 5.42m. Eddie also soared to victory in the High Jump with an impressive height of 1.63m, breaking the longstanding 1991 record of 1.60m.