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Anna Pouhila 7th in Shot Put

Anna Pohila of Tonga continued her good progress in international athletics with a seventh placed finish at the 2006 Commonwealth Games.

Putting out a 16.43m on her first throw, she failed to improve on this in subsequent efforts settling for 7th.more

Pacific Islands have 6 Entrants in 400m

Oceania has 6 runners in the heats of the 400m men's event who will be competing Monday 20 March.

They are Moses Kamut and Arnold Sorina of Vanuatu, Chris Walasi of Solomons, Finau Waisea, Waqairadovu Foy and Verekauta Niko of Fiji.more

Soko Solonqiqi Triple Jump

Sala Soloqiqi competed in the Triple Jump and discovered the reality of dealing with crowd and Occasion pressure.

While unable to produce a P.B. she benefited from the experience of jumping in major competition.

Her Best effort was 11.61mmore

PNG's KOMPAON 4th IN 200m EAD T46 FINAL

PNG's Star EAD Athlete, Francis Kompaon came 4th in the Final of the 200m T46 Final with a time of 23.83.

This was 0.73secs less than his personal best.

First was Australia's Francis Heath.more

BOINO 6th IN 400m HURDLES SEMIFINAL 1

PNG's Mowen Boino has come 6th out of 8 in the Men's 400m Hurdles Semi-finals.more

PNG's KOIME Clocks Personal Best

PNG's Koime Mae was the only female Oceania islander to feature the Commonwealth Games 200m and with a time of 24.20, she clocked a personal best.more

PNG EAD Athlete Qualifies

PNG's EAD Athlete, Kompaon Francis qualified for the 2nd round of the Men's 200m EAD T46 with time of 23.50 today Wednesday 22 March.

The Australian athlete who came first, Francis Heath, clocked 22.80 followed by Nigerian, Lanshima Vitalis with 22.95.more

Mowen of P.N.G Qualifies for Semifinals

The P.N.G National, Mowen Boino makes it into the Semifinal of the 400m huddles after coming third in his heat.P.N.G is flying high again in MCG.

More Updates Later on..more

PNG's Mae Koime in the semi finals of 100m

Mae's time of 11.88 in the womens 100m sprint earned her a spot in the semi finals.more

Pacific Scholarship Athletes Take Part in QBR

Monday, 23rd Jan 2006

Six current scholarship athletes plus athletes from Fiji, today took part in the Queens Baton Relay as it made its journey accross the world to Melbourne for the start of the Commonwealth Games on 15th March 2006. Today was the final leg of the relay through New Zealand, before it crosses the Tasman this evening to start its journey around Australia.more

National Record for Tereapii Tapoki

Saturday, 14th Jan 2006

In her first Discus Throw competition of 2006, Tereapii Tapoki broke her own Cook Islands National Record with a winning throw of 55.05m at the HOT Meet at Ericsson Stadium in Auckland today.more

Setefano Mika Sets another National Record

Saturday, 17th Dec 2005

HPTC - Oceania IAAF Scholarship athlete Setefano Mika today set his second Samoa National Record in the space of three days. Competing in the NorthSport Classic Meeting at Sovereign Stadium, the home track of the HPTC - Oceania, Setefano ran 3:58.43 over 1500m. This was the first time that Setefano had run under 4 minutes for 1500m.more
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