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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 2019

1 Mesud Pezer 20.70m
2 Marcus Thomsen 20.58m
1 Fanny Roos 18.61m