Win for Cochrane

18:42, Jan 28 2013

Win for Cochrane South Canterbury's Ruby Cochrane won the open women's javelin with a 30.09-metre effort at the Capital Classic Track and Field Meet in Wellington on Friday evening.

The meet also coincided with the opening of the new all weather track at Newtown Stadium, Cochrane also finished fourth in the open womens discus (38.50m) in a field of 10.

Auckland's Te Rina Keenan won with world junior representatives Tina Hakeai and Mere Vaka second and third respectively.

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