Fraser grabs second gold medal

Daryll Jordan Secondary student Mary Fraser grabbed her second gold medal at the CARIFTA Games in St Kitts, when she won the girls’ 3000 metres yesterday.

Also in winner’s row was Rivaldo Leacock, bringing Barbados’ gold medal tally up to five, with today being the last day of competition.

Fraser was a comfortable winner once again, adding to the gold medal which she won in the 1500 metres earlier. Another Barbadian in Elizabeth Williams grabbed bronze.

Rivaldo Leacock copped gold in the 400 metre hurdles in a World Youth leading time.
Rivaldo Leacock copped gold in the 400 metre hurdles in a World Youth leading time.

 

Leacock also produced a spectacular run, smashing the field from lane 8 in the 400 metre hurdles to win in a personal best time of 51.34 seconds.

The time was also a new World Youth leading time in the event.

Mario Burke (100 metres) and Hayley Matthews (javelin) were the other gold medal winners.

3 Responses to Fraser grabs second gold medal

  1. Michelle Joseph
    Michelle Joseph April 6, 2015 at 12:46 pm

    Great job!!

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  2. Rhonda Parris
    Rhonda Parris April 6, 2015 at 4:43 pm

    Congratulations

    Reply
  3. Beverley Hunte-Springer
    Beverley Hunte-Springer April 6, 2015 at 5:11 pm

    Well done Mary.

    Reply

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