Handal Roban, in action
July 2, 2021
Roban breaks male junior national 800m record again

Handal Roban, continues to shave time off the St Vincent and the Grenadines male 800m Under-20 record.

Competing for the Jamaica College at last Thursday’s Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association Senior and Junior National Championships, in the Under -20 category, at the Jamaica National Stadium, Roban achieved the new record of 1:49.82 in his heat. Because he is a non-national, Roban was unable to enter the final.

In the process, he bettered the 1:49: 94 clocking, done on June 5 at the Jamaica Olympic Association Destiny Meet.

Meanwhile, Uroy Ryan continued his good form being ranked 2nd in the Under-18 Long Jump, with a leap of 7.31m.