BELIZE CITY, Wed. Oct. 19, 2016–On Wednesday, October 12, four Master athletes left Belize to compete in the Central American Masters Championships in Track & Field Athletics in El Salvador.
They returned on Sunday morning, October 16, with 7 Gold medals, 4 Silver medals, and 4 Bronze medals.
The following is a breakdown of the medals garnered (in their respective events and age-range categories):
Fred Evans M-70 (male athletes 70 to 74 years): Javelin – Gold; Shot Put – Gold; Discus – Silver; and Long Jump – Bronze.
Daland Jones M-60 (male athletes 60 to 64 years): Shot Put – Gold; Discus – Gold; and Javelin – Silver.
Lawrence Craig M-55 (male athletes 55 to 59 years): High Jump – Gold; Triple Jump – Gold; and Long Jump – Bronze.
Philip Andrewin M-65 (male athletes 65 to 69 years): 100 Meters – Gold; Shot Put – Silver; High Jump – Silver; Long Jump – Bronze; and 200 Meters – Bronze.
(Ed. Note: Big Congrats, guys!)