New world record for Alister in Italian decathlon

Garscube Harriers Athlete Alistair Stanley sets a new World Record in Milan, Italy.

Alistair competed at an International Double Decathlon meeting on the weekend of the September 6 and 7, taking on the awesome challenge of 20 events, over the two days.

In winning the meeting outright, Alistair also set a New U20 World Record.

Closer to home last Saturday, three Garscube seniors took on the 2014 Highland Perthshire Marathon.

First home for the club in sixth position and first Veteran over 50 was Rob McLennan in a time of 2hrs 56mins 13secs, 141st was Tricia Pryce in 4hrs 49mins 42secs and 144th was Karen-Anne McLennan in 4hrs 57mins 6secs.