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Fiji athletes depart for 2022 Oceania Championships

Fiji athletes depart for 2022 Oceania Championships

By Lena Reece
Friday 03/06/2022
[Photo:Atheletics Fiji]

Six athletes and one official departed our shores to represent Fiji in the Oceania Area Athletics Championships held in Mackay, Queensland, Australia.

The team will join three more athletes and another official who have been preparing in Australia.

Atheletes who are part of the team include Banuve Tabakaucoro, Yeshnil Karan, Ratu Meli Romuakalou, Kameli Sauduadua, Waisele Inoke, Nikola Raiqeu, Braelynn Yee, Torika Radovu, Vilimaina Naituku and Managed/Coached by Antonio Raboiliku and Coach Bola Tafoโ€™ou.

Two Australian based athletes Nicholaus Pareti and Ezekeil Singh will also be representing Fiji.

At the completion of these Championships, Tabakaucoro, Karan and Yee will then travel on to Saipan for the Pacific Mini Games whilst the rest of the team will return home.

The Oceania Area Athletics Championships will begin next Tuesday and conclude on Saturday.

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