HISTORY MADE AT 147TH NEW YEAR SPRINT
Jazmine Tomlinson of TLJT makes history to become the first ever female winner of the famous New Year Sprint. Odds on favourite Ryan Houten leads blanket finish for 2nd place. In one of the closest finishes in the history of the race Tomlinson who could have been bet at 7/1 before the x-ties won by .03 of a second with only .04 of a second between the next four finishers.
It's reckoned the athletics fraternity helped boost the crowd to a record 5,400 for a New Years Day meeting.
147th New Year Sprint: Full Results of New Year Sprint
Place Lane Name Club/Town H'cap (metres) Time (secs)
1 3 Jazmine Tomlinson TLJT 20.5 11.38
2 4 Ryan Houten Cardrona 9.0 11.41
3 6 Keiran Reilly Lasswade AC 8.75 11.44
4 5 Jordan Charters Dolphinton 11.0 11.45
5 8 Callum McWilliam Giffnock N AAC 9.5 11.45
6 2 Craig Bruce Selkirk 12.0 11.55
7 1 Emily Dagg Edinburgh AC 21.5 11.64
8 7 Cameron Tindle Edinburgh AC 2.0
HERALD SCOTLAND REPORT
ALL THE RESULTS FROM THE 2 DAY MEETING
Published: 2016-01-02 11:51:32