Banuve off to Australian Championships

3rd April 2014 – Top Fijian sprinter, Banuve Tabakaucoro is on his way to take part at the 92nd Australian Athletics Championships in Melbourne, Australia.

With financial assistance from his sponsors, Digicel Fiji, the fastest man in the Pacific has managed to add-on with his own savings and pay for his own way to be part of this high profile championship.

“I’m in top shape and I can’t wait to run against some of the best in the region at the Australian Champs,” said Tabakaucoro.

“It’s a high profile competitionwhere Australian athletes will be fighting to qualify for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland later this year.”

Tabakaucoro will take part in the 100m and 200m. He starts his quest for Commonwealth qualification when he runs in the heats of the 100m tomorrow afternoon.

“I’ll be out to do my best and I’m hoping to clock some terrific times in Melbourne this weekend.”

The Australian Athletics Champs are being held at the Lakeside Stadium in Melbourne and it started on Thursday and concludes on Sunday.

For further information contact:

Satish Narain

Public Relations and Sponsorship Manager

Phone:+679 7012300




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