After his win in last week`s Morton Games discus competition Tomas Rauktys warmed up for the nationals with a Clonliffe club record in tonight`s Dublin Graded meet in Tallaght. Tomas breaking his pevious record with a 57.77 m throw bettering his two month old club record by over two meters. Tomas made it a throws double in winning the shot putt with 16.36m. Young Aaron Hanlon put in a break through performance in the 1500 finishing second and taking some three seconds off his pb in running an excellent 3.54.8. Tom Sherlock recorded a time of 4.24.31 and George Maybury 5.13.36. Sinead Hartnett was 3rd in the women`s B 1500 in 5.06.26.
In the sprints Stuart Roche was 4th in the A race (11.89), Gary Scott 4th in the B race in 12.22, John Hartnett was 1st in the C1 race in 12.41. Finally Frances Mansfield was in action once again recording best throws of 15.35 in the discus and 4.63 in the shot.