Magdalena breaks SA 800m record for 75 age category

By: Magdalena Tomlinson

6acc0df9-bf29-4a43-a3c8-8f010fd8806a.JPGMagdalena Tomlinson of Stella Athletic Club competed at the KZN Senior and Masters Track and Field Athletic Championships held at Kings Park Stadium on 23 and 24 February 2018. In the women age 75 category she won Gold in the 200metres Sprint event. In the 800 metres event she broke the SA Record by 25 seconds. This record had stood for over 15 years. The President of KZN Athletics, Mr Sello Mokoena, presented her with the Gold Medal.

A newspaper clipping below from the Rising Sun newspaper on Magdalena’s achievement

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