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ATHLETICS: Donovan's double delight

Talented youngster Donovan Capes was in fine form again at the weekend, winning the shot put and discus in the Eastern Young Athletes League at Ware.

Nene Valley Harrier Donovan won the shot with 14.23m and the discus with a new pb of 37.22m.

Donovan Capes on his way to shot put glory (11726092)
Donovan Capes on his way to shot put glory (11726092)

The Bourne Academy student, who began the year at the top of UK’s under-15 shot put rankings, was only 19cm off the 14.42m he recorded in smashing the old U15 Lincolnshire championship record last month.

A new discus PB for Donovan Capes (11726094)
A new discus PB for Donovan Capes (11726094)


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