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Katy Sealy sets new National Record in Heptathlon for Belize Print E-mail
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Thursday, 07 August 2014 00:00

katy.jpg - 145.53 KbThe XX commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland has ended with England finishing on top of the medals count with a 150 medals, the most that country has won in 26 years, but for Belize and Katy Sealy, three new Personal Best times and a New National Record for Belize in her performance in the Heptathlon Competition at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland, is the highlight of Belize’s performance at the Games.

The Heptathlon Competition started out on Tuesday, July 29, with four of the seven events in this discipline. In the 100m Hurdles competition, Sealy set a new Personal Best when she finished the course in a time of 15.61. In the High Jump competition she also set a new Personal Best with a height clearance of 1.69m. She also competed in the 200m event and the Shot Put competition.

On Wednesday, July 30, Sealy set yet another Personal Best in the Long Jump competition at 5.36m.

Katy Sealy concluded her Heptathlon Competition with a cumulative score of 4661 points, which placed her ninth in the overall standings in the competition. Sealy’s total points at these Games are better than the total points she gained when she captured the Gold Medal in the Central American Senior Championship held in Honduras a couple weeks ago.

Katy Sealy did not win a medal in the Commonwealth Games, but setting three new Personal Best and a new National Record is indeed a personal feat. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 August 2014 15:27