Recent Success Stories
Jordan Pinnock, representing Greymouth High School, was in outstanding form when he competed at the South Island Secondary Schools Athletics Champs held in Nelson at the weekend.
Competing in the Under 15 grade, Pinnock let rip with the Discus sending the tape out to a personal best distance of 51.70m to win by 13 metres and break the SISS record. This distance also surpassed the record for the next grade up with the same weight. Fresh from the 100m final he went onto Shot Put where he also broke the SISS record with a distance of 14.87m and to win by over 3 metres. Pinnock made the finals in both the 100m and 200m, placing 5th and 6th respectively, recording a personal best in the 200m with a time of 24.46s.
He is now looking ahead to the Nationals in December, which are to be held in Dunedin