2012 Oceania Junior Athletics Championships

The 2012 Oceania Junior Athletics Championships were held at the Barlow Park in Cairns, Australia, between June 27–29, 2012. They were held together with the 2012 Oceania Open Championships.

V Oceania Junior Athletics Championships
DatesJune 27–29
Host cityCairns, Australia Australia
VenueBarlow Park
LevelJunior
Events35 (18 men, 17 women)
Participation138 (44 East, 94 West incl. 33 from North Australia) athletes from
18 + North Australia nations

A total of 35 events were contested, 18 by men and 17 by women. For the first time, the new regional "East–West" format applies with medals awarded to athletes from both the Eastern and the Western Region by separating the results correspondingly.[1][2]

Athletics Northern Territory and Athletics North Queensland sent a Combined "North Australia" Team including athletes who have not been chosen in the official Australian Team.[3]

Complete results can be found on the webpages of Oceania Athletics Association[4] of Queensland Athletics,[5] and of the World Junior Athletics History.[6]

Regional Division EastEdit

Medal summaryEdit

Boys under 20 (Junior) EastEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(wind: +0.1 m/s)
  Beniamino Maravu (FIJ) 10.89   Blair Grant (NZL) 11.11   Siueni Filimone (TGA) 11.19
200 metres
(wind: +0.6 m/s)
  Beniamino Maravu (FIJ) 21.55   Siueni Filimone (TGA) 22.55   Grégory Bradai (PYF) 22.73
400 metres   Kemueli Waqa (FIJ) 53.96   Grégory Bradai (PYF) 54.08   Namataiki Tevenino (PYF) 54.79
800 metres   Alex Beddoes (COK) 2:02.63   Zubair Dean (FIJ) 2:06.77
1500 metres   Rick Mou (PYF) 4:21.03   Zubair Dean (FIJ) 4:36.60
5000 metres   Winsy Tama (PYF) 17:56.92
High Jump   Isikeli Waqa (FIJ) 1.97   Robin Hilaire (PYF) 1.95   Phillip Wyatt (NZL) 1.95
Long Jump   Phillip Wyatt (NZL) 6.80 (wind: +1.0 m/s)   William Cowper (NZL) 6.60 (wind: +1.9 m/s)   Namataiki Tevenino (PYF) 6.15 (wind: +1.9 m/s)
Triple Jump   Phillip Wyatt (NZL) 15.12 w (wind: +3.0 m/s)   William Cowper (NZL) 13.96 w (wind: +2.5 m/s)
Shot Put   Alex Fafeita (NZL) 15.39   Jinnam Hopotoa (NIU) 11.60   Daniel Griffiths (NFK) 10.38
Discus Throw   Alex Fafeita (NZL) 45.71   Jinnam Hopotoa (NIU) 41.70
Hammer Throw   Alex Fafeita (NZL) 59.76
Javelin Throw   Jinnam Hopotoa (NIU) 42.13

Girls under 20 (Junior) EastEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(wind: -0.1 m/s)
  Elenoa Sailosi (FIJ) 12.58   Patricia Taea (COK) 12.78   Hereiti Bernardino (PYF) 13.09
200 metres
(wind: +0.7 m/s)
  Ellie McCleery (NZL) 25.20   Elenoa Sailosi (FIJ) 25.60   Brooke Cull (NZL) 26.30
400 metres   Ellie McCleery (NZL) 56.44   Brooke Cull (NZL) 58.28   Stephanie Dickins (NZL) 58.51
800 metres   Maggie Unternahrer (NZL) 2:13.81   Katelyn Matthews (NZL) 2:15.58   Mafikovi Mapa (TGA) 2:38.65
1500 metres   Mereseini Naidau (FIJ) 4:49.93
5000 metres   Mereseini Naidau (FIJ) 19:42.40
100 metres hurdles
(wind: 0.0 m/s)
  MacKenzie Keenan (NZL) 14.79   Ashleigh Sando (NZL) 15.05
400 metres hurdles   MacKenzie Keenan (NZL) 62.98   Stephanie Dickins (NZL) 64.53
High Jump   Ashleigh Sando (NZL) 1.66   Brianna Stephens (NFK) 1.35
Long Jump   Greer Alsop (NZL) 5.69 w (wind: +2.6 m/s)   Jade Graham (NZL) 5.01 (wind: +1.5 m/s)
Triple Jump   Greer Alsop (NZL) 11.78 (wind: +0.4 m/s)   Miriama Senokonoko (FIJ) 11.69 (wind: +0.1 m/s)   Anna Thomson (NZL) 11.66 (wind: +0.2 m/s)
Shot Put   Alexandra Morgan (ASA) 12.45   Angella Betty Katepu (TUV) 8.53   Brianna Stephens (NFK) 6.62
Discus Throw   Alexandra Morgan (ASA) 46.79   Angella Betty Katepu (TUV) 23.63   Brianna Stephens (NFK) 21.56
Hammer Throw   Rebecca Hodgson (NZL) 50.94
Javelin Throw   Tori Peeters (NZL) 45.49   Patricia Taea (COK) 37.40
4 x 100 metres relay   New Zealand
Ashleigh Sando
Brooke Cull
MacKenzie Keenan
Stephanie Dickins
50.36
4 x 400 metres relay   New Zealand
Brooke Cull
MacKenzie Keenan
Stephanie Dickins
Ellie McCleery
4:04.44

Medal Table East (unofficial)Edit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  New Zealand (NZL)178429
2  Fiji (FIJ)74011
3  French Polynesia (PYF)2248
4  American Samoa (ASA)2002
5  Cook Islands (COK)1203
  Niue (NIU)1203
7  Tuvalu (TUV)0202
8  Norfolk Island (NFK)0134
9  Tonga (TON)0123
Totals (9 nations)30221365


Participation East (unofficial)Edit

An unofficial count yields the number of about 44 athletes from 10 countries:

Regional Division WestEdit

Medal summaryEdit

Boys under 20 (Junior) WestEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(wind: +1.0 m/s)
 /  Sherome Sailor (NAUS) 11.26   Reginald Monagi (PNG) 11.38   Jimmy Harris (NRU) 11.39
200 metres
(wind: +1.0 m/s)
  John Rivan (PNG) 22.24   Avefa Junior (PNG) 22.75   Theo Piniau (PNG) 22.77
400 metres   John Rivan (PNG) 49.26   Jordan Gusman (AUS) 49.90   Theo Piniau (PNG) 50.27
800 metres   Jordan Gusman (AUS) 1:53.13  /  Matthew Werner (NAUS) 1:55.57   Alec Arnold (AUS) 1:57.59
1500 metres   William Ken (PNG) 4:24.22  /  James Maguire (NAUS) 4:25.43   Joshua Ilustre (GUM) 4:28.85
5000 metres   Rosefelo Siosi (SOL) 16:37.27   Henry Mabe (SOL) 16:50.44   John Aquino (GUM) 17:01.84
10000 metres   Rosefelo Siosi (SOL) 35:16.39   John Aquino (GUM) 36:45.15
110 metres hurdles
(wind: +1.9 m/s)
  Nicolas Raval (GUM) 15.75
400 metres hurdles   Nicolas Raval (GUM) 59.77
High Jump   Jason Strano (AUS) 1.97  /  Brenton Foster (NAUS) 1.93  /  Shane Chapman (NAUS) 1.91
Long Jump   Matthew Free (AUS) 6.97 (wind: -0.1 m/s)   Hayden Clarke (AUS) 6.59 (wind: 0.0 m/s)  /  Brenton Foster (NAUS) 6.13 (wind: +1.5 m/s)
Triple Jump   Matthew Free (AUS) 14.07 w (wind: +3.0 m/s)   Jason Strano (AUS) 13.95 w (wind: +2.3 m/s)  /  Brenton Foster (NAUS) 12.90 w (wind: +2.4 m/s)/small>
Shot Put  /  Alexander Dalton (NAUS) 12.89   Reginald Monagi (PNG) 12.84   Jonathan Detagiowa (NRU) 12.78
Discus Throw   Reginald Monagi (PNG) 40.56   Jonathan Detagiowa (NRU) 40.23  /  Alexander Dalton (NAUS) 39.29
Hammer Throw  /  Alexander Dalton (NAUS) 48.61   Jonathan Detagiowa (NRU) 28.62
Javelin Throw   Nathaniel Gardiner (AUS) 52.02   Reginald Monagi (PNG) 48.06   Liam Spannenburg (AUS) 47.39
4 x 100 metres relay  /  North Australia
Jonathan Ban
Mark Edgerton
Brenton Foster
Sherome Sailor
45.26
4 x 400 metres relay  /  North Australia
Daniel Ryan
Mark Edgerton
Jack Vollert
Matthew Werner
3:36.56   Guam
Nicolas Raval
Jordan Tingson
Rey John Flores
Joshua Ilustre
3:45.94

Girls under 20 (Junior) WestEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(wind: -0.1 m/s)
  Lovelite Detenamo (NRU) 12.36  /  Cristina Smundin (NAUS) 12.71   Adrine Monagi (PNG) 12.76
200 metres
(wind: +1.3 m/s)
  Courtney Geraghty (AUS) 25.49   Adrine Monagi (PNG) 26.15  /  Cristina Smundin (NAUS) 26.23
400 metres   Courtney Geraghty (AUS) 57.33   Zoe Bogiatzis (AUS) 59.46   Tehilah Womola (PNG) 60.55
800 metres   Tuna Tine (PNG) 2:15.18   Poro Gahekave (PNG) 2:20.00   Jenny Albert (PNG) 2:22.16
1500 metres   Tuna Tine (PNG) 4:50.19   Jenny Albert (PNG) 4:50.22   Poro Gahekave (PNG) 4:53.12
5000 metres   Cecilia Kuman (PNG) 19:34.08   Gethrude Joe (PNG) 19:34.13
100 metres hurdles
(wind: 0.0 m/s)
  Bree-Anna Schneider (AUS) 15.24  /  Heidi Steinmann (NAUS) 16.07   Alexandria Daughtry (GUM) 17.02
400 metres hurdles   Zoe Bogiatzis (AUS) 67.59   Alexandria Daughtry (GUM) 69.19   Sierra Daughtry (GUM) 70.96
High Jump  /  Ashley Kosanovic (NAUS) 1.72   Kate Atwell (AUS)
 /  Teagan Harris (NAUS)
1.63
Long Jump  /  Hayley Strano (NAUS) 5.36 w (wind: +3.0 m/s)  /  Cristina Smundin (NAUS) 5.10 (wind: +1.6 m/s)  /  Tegan Rooke (NAUS) 5.06 w (wind: +3.5 m/s)
Triple Jump  /  Hayley Strano (NAUS) 11.00 (wind: +0.4 m/s)  /  Tegan Rooke (NAUS) 10.78 (wind: +0.2 m/s)
Shot Put  /  Brianna Bortolanza (NAUS) 11.78   Paige Harrison (AUS) 9.96   Adrienne Worth (AUS) 9.37
Discus Throw  /  Brianna Bortolanza (NAUS) 38.64   Adrienne Worth (AUS) 36.97  /  Heidi Hatch (NAUS) 31.60
Hammer Throw   Kaysanne Hockey (AUS) 48.29  /  Madeline MacFarlane (NAUS) 39.70  /  Brianna Smith (NAUS) 39.04
Javelin Throw   Li'amwar Rangamar (NMI) 35.31
4 x 100 metres relay   Guam
Naomi Blaz
Regine Tugade
Alexandria Daughtry
Raquel Walker
52.14  /  North Australia
Sophia Power
Rita Fontaine
Hayley Strano
Cristina Smundin
53.92
4 x 400 metres relay  /  North Australia
Sophia Power
Hayley Strano
Zoe Henderson
Rita Fontaine
4:13.95   Guam
Sierra Daughtry
Alexandria Daughtry
Regine Tugade
Naomi Blaz
4:21.38

Medal Table West (unofficial)Edit

  *   Host nation (Australia)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 /  North Australia1110829
2  Australia*107320
3  Papua New Guinea78621
4  Guam34411
5  Solomon Islands2103
6  Nauru1225
7  Northern Mariana Islands1001
Totals (7 nations)35322390

Participation West (unofficial)Edit

An unofficial count yields the number of about 94 athletes from 8 countries. In addition, a combined North Australia team including athletes from the Northern Territory and North Queensland participated.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Oceania Regional Championships is only 115 days away!!, OAA, February 25, 2011, retrieved March 20, 2013
  2. ^ Oceania Regional Championships Handbook - includes official program and athletes/federations competing. Updated 14 June 2011 (PDF), OAA, June 14, 2011, p. 23, retrieved March 20, 2013[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ van der Meer, Alex, Nominations for Combined North Australia Team at Oceania Championships, Athletics Northern Territory, retrieved March 10, 2013
  4. ^ Oceania Regional Championships 2012 – 27/06/2012 to 29/06/2012 – Barlow Park – Cairns – Results (PDF), OAA, July 2, 2012, archived from the original (PDF) on October 30, 2013, retrieved March 10, 2013
  5. ^ Oceania Regional Championships 2012 – 27/06/2012 to 29/06/2012, Queensland Athletics, archived from the original on 2012-06-30, retrieved March 10, 2013
  6. ^ WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"), World Junior Athletics History ("WJAH"), archived from the original on March 15, 2013, retrieved March 19, 2013

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