Athletics PNG names squad for Oceania Championships

first_imgLeonie Beu Theo Piniau 4x400m Raylyne Kanam Wesley Logorava Kaminiel Matlaun George Yamak Simbai Kaspar Charles Livuan Jaqueline Travertz 4x100m      U20 4x100m (U20) The team of 24 male and 12 athletes is a very strong all-round team which will cover all disciplines of hurdles, long distance, jumps and throws in the open division as well as the traditionally strong PNG sprint and middle distance squad.In addition to the open athletes, the team includes four junior girls and five junior boys.The USA based contingent of Rellie Kaputin , Adrine Monagi , Poro Gahekave , Peniel Richard, Wesley Logorava, Robson Yinambe , Sharon Toako and Shirley Vunatup  all come into the Championships off a successful season and will join Gold Coast based elite athletes Toea Wisil , Theo Piniau and Nazmie Lee Marai who are also all in peak form.The Team officials are: Nola Peni (Manageress), Head Coach Dior Lowry (hurdles and throws)   Coach Sprints and relays Allan Akia; Middle and LD coach Wilson Malana; with Phillip Newton  Jumps multi events.The bulk of the team will travel on the Air Niugini direct service on Sunday June 25 and a smaller group on Friday June 23.The squad:Dior Lowry (HC)Group 1 (Hurdles, Throws)Debono Paraka Roland Hure Shirley Vunatup 4x100m   U20 Abel Siune Lyenne Nilmo 4x100m     U20 4x100m 4x100m Allan Akia (AC)Group 2 (Sprints & Relays)Nelson Stone 4x100m    U20 Lawrence Lamond Letisha Pukaikia Phillip Newton (TM)Group 2 (Jumps)Rellie Kaputin Wilson Malana (AC)Group 2 (Distance)Poro Gahekave 4x100m Ephraim Lerkin Sharon Toako Toea Wisil Damien KotuDavid Guka 4x100m Esther Simon Tuna Tine Emmanuel Wanga 4x100m       U20 Robson Yinambe Martin Orovo 4*400m Nancy Malamut 4x400m 4x400m 4x400m 4x100m     U20 Leeroy Kamau Adrine Monagi 4x400m Peniel Richard Mowen Boino Nazmie-Leelast_img

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