Carol Lafayette-Boyd Breaks Two World Records

W75 Carol LaFayette-Boyd (SK) had a record breaking weekend at the Golden Bear Open Track Meet in Edmonton, January 19-21.

Carol set World Records for the Long Jump (3.97m) and Triple Jump (8.46m)
The old WR’s were 3.71m and 7.87m – both held by Chrisiane Schmalbruch GER

Carol also broke Canadian records for 60m (9.66) and 200m (33.45)
Carol held the 60m mark at 9.68 and broke Christa Bortignon’s 34.53 record from 2012

Full results can be found here:
http://ellistiming.ca/results/2018GBOResults.pdf

Congratulations Carol!
We look forward to your further performances in 2018 – a World Championship year!

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