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World Para Athletics Championships

London, GBR

14 - 23 July 2017

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The Team

 Age  Classification Event Personal Best

Anna Grimaldi 20   T47 Long Jump
Long   5.62
100m   12.86
200m   26.58

Jessica Hamill 26   F34 Shot Put

Shot   7.84

Rory McSweeney 32   F44 Javelin

Javelin   55.80

Keegan Pitcher 19  T36 200m
200m   25.32
400m   55.33
800m   2:12.02
Holly Robinson 22   F46 Javelin

Javelin  42.68
William Stedman  17  T36 400m
Long Jump
400m   55.69
800m   2:11.68
Long   5.35


Timetable / Results

Athlete Event Round Date (NZL) Time (NZL) Position Performance Result
Anna Grimaldi
200m  W  T47 Heats 15 July 08:30  4th 26.77 q

Holly Robinson Javelin  W  F46 Final 16 July 06:57  2nd 42.41m Silver
Anna Grimaldi
200m  W  T47
Final 16 July 08:32  DNS    
Keegan Pitcher 200m  M  T36 Heats 16 July 22:10 4th 25.40  PB q
Jessica Hamill
Shot Put  W  F34
Final 17 July 22:05 3rd 7.77m Bronze
Keegan Pitcher  200m  M  T36
Final  18 July 07:30 7th 25.53 7th
Rory McSweeney Javelin  M  F44 Final 19 July 06:03 7th 51.58 7th
William Stedman
Long Jump  M  T36
Final 19 July 07:20 4th 5.35 = NZ Rec 4th
Keegan Pitcher 400m  M  T36
Final 22 July 07:03 3rd 55.23 NZ Rec Bronze
William Stedman
400m  M  T36
Final 22 July  07:03 6th 56.88 6th
Anna Grimaldi Long Jump  W  T47 Final 23 July 21:42 4th 5.21 4th
Keegan Pitcher 800m  M  T36  Final  24 July  05:35 3rd 2:13.49 Bronze
William Stedman 800m  M  T36 Final 24 July 05:35 2nd 2:11.86 Silver


The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has confirmed that it will live stream this summer’s World Para Athletics Championships London 2017.
The event is scheduled to take place between 14th and 23rd July, and all ten days of competition will be shown on the official World Para Athletics website.
Additionally, the IPC will provide daily highlights and clips of all races and events via the same platform.

Livestream details here

Support Staff

Team Leader Raylene Bates
Operations Manager Brett Watton
Media Liaison Brett Watton
Coaches Raylene Bates
Brent Ward
Physiotherapist Jarrod Scott
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