George, Linde set track records at Washington Open

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April 12, 2014, SEATTLE, Washington (ISN) – Trinity Western sprinters Nathan George (Coquitlam, B.C.) and James Linde (Coquitlam), led the Spartans to an impressive showing in their first outdoor meet of the season as the duo set track records in the 400m and 200m events, respectively, at the Washington Open Saturday.

Racing on Husky Outdoor Track, which opened in 2013, George won the 400m competition in 47.91, bettering the previous record of 48.04, while Linde finished first in the 200m event in 21.45 and led a group of seven, including TWU’s Calum Innes (Bearsden, Scotland), who all bested the old mark of 22.43.

Linde also had notable performances in the 100m, finishing third in 10.73, and the long jump, finishing first with a jump of 6.99m.

On the women’s side, Anastasia Pearse (Victoria, B.C.) and Hazel Ross (Bishopton, Scotland) led the Spartans with quality results in the 400m hurdles and 100m hurdles, respectively. Pearse finished third in 1:02.37 while Ross was second in 14.16.

TWU Results

Husky Outdoor Track Record



Liza Whitehead – 12.68


Rachel Shuttleworth – 25.76

Hazel Ross – 25.80

Maya Daly – 26.00

Liza Whitehead – 26.31

100m Hurdles

Hazel Ross – 14.16

Maya Daly – 15.11

400m Hurdles

Anastasia Pearse – 1:02.37


Liza Whitehead, Ayla Akehurst, Rachel Shuttleworth, Sarah Inglis – 50.76


Rachel Shuttleworth, Anastasia Pearse, Maya Daly, Liza Whitehead – 4:00.02

Long Jump

Miranda Glenn – 5.03m

Triple Jump

Ayla Akehurst – 10.94m



James Linde – 10.73

Nick Ayin – 11.15

Tunji Taylor-Lewis – 11.52


James Line – 21.45

Calum Innes – 22.14

Nick Ayin – 22.56

Tunji Taylor-Lewis – 23.72


Nathan George – 47.91


Adam Marshall – 1:57.12

Mihai Prajea – 2:00.92


Adam Marshall – 4:07.14


Joel De Schiffart – 15:07.99

110m Hurdles

Calum Innes – 14.65

Cale Hernandez – 16.52

400m Hurdles

David Boyd – 58.64


Nick Ayin, Jamie Sinclair, David Boyd, James Linde – 42.87


David Boyd, James Linde, Mihai Prajea, Adam Marshall – 3:31.00

High Jump

Stephen Humphrey – 1.86m

Pole Vault

Nathan Dunford – 4.56m

Jamie Sinclair – 4.16m

Long Jump

James Linde – 6.99m


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