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Marcus wins in Mannheim

Marcus Thomsen keeps on competing well with the 6kg shot in the U20 class. This weekend he won the big junior meet in Mannheim Germany and threw 20.89m. This is his second best meet this season and his series were good: 20.12m,20.07m,20.73m,20.55m,20.89m,20.80m.

Marcus has competed in six outdoor meets this season and his marks are like this:

20.19m, 20.73m, 20.27m, 21.32m, 20.40m and 20.89m. Average is 20.63m.

Marcus will compete in one more meet in Helsingborg Sweden before he travels to Grosseto for the EJC. Everything so far is going great with his training and competitions.



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Our athletes in 2018

1 Mesud Pezer 21.15m
2 Marcus Thomsen 19.82m
3 Leif Arrhenius 19.25m
4 Daniel Stahl 18.78m
5 Niklas Arrhenius 18.37m
6 Simon Pettersson 17.50m
7 J. Gardenkrans 16.06m
1 Fanny Roos 18.68m
1 Daniel Stahl 69.72m
2 Simon Pettersson 65.84m
3 J. Gardenkrans 63.63m
4 Nick Percy 63.17m
5 Niklas Arrhenius 61.72m
6 Mesud Pezer 59.42m
1 Fanny Roos 55.79m