Wil­liams in Alps Tri-se­ries

South Waikato News - - NEWS -

Toko­roa’s Monique Wil­liams com­peted in the Alps Tri-Se­ries Com­pe­ti­tions last week.

Wil­liams was picked up in Geneva and driven to Al­bertville in the south of France then to Don­nas in Italy and fi­nally to Celle Lig­ure Italy.

In Al­bertville, Monique came through from the B fi­nal to once again claim third in a time of 11.86, In Don­nas, Monique com­peted in the 100 heat with a time of 11.86 and in the 100m fi­nal recorded a legal time of 11.74 W 1.5 to once again have a podium fin­ish be­hind So­nia Tavares (Por­tu­gal) and Shak­era Reece (Bar­ba­dos).

In the Celle Lig­ure 200m fi­nal Monique slipped on her sec­ond step, this put her be­hind and in fourth place com­ing off the bend, she showed her form of old by pulling in three run­ners and tak­ing Shak­era Reece (Bar­ba­dos) just be­fore the line com­ing in a very close sec­ond to the Cana­dian.

Monique now waits for con­fir­ma­tion from the meet direc­tors for events in Birm­ing­ham and then back to Bel­gium for a se­ries of 100/200m races.

Monique Wil­liams

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