Shafiqua Maloney
Sports
March 9, 2021
Shafiqua Maloney lowers her national indoor 800m record

Shafiqua Maloney has again lowered the St Vincent and the Grenadines women’s indoor 800m record.

Maloney’s latest record-breaking effort came at the SEC Invitational at the Randall Tyson Field in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA, staged on the weekend of 25-27 February.

She had re-established the national indoor time on the weekend of Februray 12 and 13, when she reset the best time to 2 minutes 04.65 seconds.

Maloney then beat the previous record of 2 minutes 12.39 seconds, done by Kineke Alexander back in 2009.

Before that though, Maloney had started 2021 with a 2 minutes 08.60 seconds at the Arkansas Invitational, held on January 16.

Her progression in the event, saw her clocking 2 minutes 05.52 seconds at the Wooo Pig Classic on January 22.