ENGLISH PUTS IN ANOTHER SUPER RACE BUT FAILS TO BEAT PERSONAL BEST

first_imgMark English has just failed to beat his personal best despite a superb run in Italy today.Mark English ran another super race todayThe Letterkenny man ran 1.44.89 to come fourth in the 800 metres.English was hoping the meeting in Rieti would round off his season in style as he sought to beat a personal time of 1.44.84. The 20 year old student is just two hundreths of a second off the Irish 800m record, held by Kildare man David Matthews, who ran 1:44.82 in Rieti almost two decades ago.English competed in the World Championships earlier this month, but didn’t get out of his heat despite showing a brilliant turn of place to put in an excellent final 100m.The Donegal athlete can consider this another superb season as he builds to challenge the very best in the world.  ENGLISH PUTS IN ANOTHER SUPER RACE BUT FAILS TO BEAT PERSONAL BEST was last modified: September 8th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img

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