Jordan Rackham retains mile title

Southland Boys' High School's Jordan Rackham has won the 25th St Paul's Athletics Club's point-to-point street mile in 4min 37sec, retaining the trophy he won last year.

Rackham and Jack Beaumont ran together for the first 1000 metres but Rackham pulled away over the final 400m.

Beaumont was second in 4:46. Grant Adamson was third, in 5:01 and was first of the masters men.

Hannah Miller kept her was first woman in, recording 5:38, with Ffion Muhl taking second in 5:59 ahead of Johanna Leitch.

Debbie Telfer (Invercargill) was the first masters woman.

The Southland Times