Congratulations Scott Lawrence and mates Andrew Eggington (Vic), Peter Hawes (Qld) and John Jago (Tas) for their M50 world record in the 4x800m at Albert Park today. The first world record at the new stadium!!! They were paced to their record by an Old Scotch team of Rob Schwerkolt, Mike Taylor, Chris Taylor and Bill Feutrill.
Official time 8:39.01. Approx 400m splits: 61.4, 66.7 (2:08.1), 63.3, 69.5 (2:12.8), 63.3, 66.3 (2:09.6), 62.1, 66.2 (2:08.3) - (Total 8:38.7)