12-year-old javelin record broken

Update: 12:06PM A 12-YEAR-OLD record in the javelin throw was broken at the 2015 Coca-Cola Games today.

Venina Turaganisolevu, 18, of Jasper Williams High School
recorded a throw of 40.70 metres to win gold.

Elisabeta Buka, 18, of St John’s College had a throw of
39.62 metres to win silver while Elena Caucau, 17, of Napuka Secondary
School won the bronze medal with a throw of 38.39 metres.

The record in javelin throw was set by Maria Tawake of St
John’s College in 2003, with a throw of 40.40 metres.

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