Magdalene Kuehne claims W80 American record in the triple jump
Results of the Southern California Striders Meet of Champions at Cerritos College are now posted here. And besides the amazing 4:24 world record 1500 by Nolan Shaheed, we also note the American record W80 triple jump of 5.68 meters (18-7 1/2) by Striders member Magdalene Kuehne, who also won the 100, long jump, discus and shot. The listed W80 record was 5.12 (16-9Вѕ) by Johnnye Valien in 2005. Other notable marks April 30 were the 11.62/23.61/51.73 triple by M50 Mike Sullivan and the 12.03 by M55 Damien Leake. In the hurdles, Thad Wilson marked himself as an M60 favorite at worlds with 100/300 marks of 15.52 and 46.53. And Olympic Trials veteran Clare Look-Jaeger cleared 1.60 meters (5-3) in the high jump at age 44.