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Priyanka Singh of Levuka Public during junior girls long jump final during Coca-Cola games at ANZ Stadium on April 4, 2018. Photo: Ronald Kumar.
April 20
11:21 2018

Defending girls champion Adi Cakobau School and Ratu Kadavulevu School lead the Coca-Cola Games after day one of competition at the ANZ Stadium, Suva.

ACS leads the girls division with 3 gold and 1 silver medal while Jasper Williams High School is in second place with 1 gold and 2 sil­ver medals. Wainibuka Secondary School is in third place with 1 gold.

RKS is leading the boys division with 2 gold and 2 silvers and 1 bronze medal while Marist Broth­ers High is in second place with 1 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals

In third place is Queen Victoria School with 1 gold and 1 silver.

Defending boys champion Na­tabua High School has amassed 2 bronze medals.


Adi Cakobau School Loata Nabu­lagi set a new record in the junior javelin with a throw of 40.51metres.

Vani Sokomuri also broke the old record of 37.23m in junior javelin with a throw of 39. 26m.

Jasper Williams sub junior Saivo­ra Nareba set a new record in the 400m clocking 60. 23 secs.

A total of 36 gold medals will be up for grabs today.

Meanwhile, Coca-Cola Amatil marketing manager Lawrence Ti­karam said this is another exciting year and dominant schools should expect tough competition.

“Athletics in Fiji has improved over the years,” Tikaram said.

A total of 166 schools are partici­pating at this year’s Coke Games.

Edited by Osea Bola


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