Rivalry will be one to treasure

Shot Putters Jacko Gill and Tom Walsh could be heading towards one of New Zealand’s great sporting rivalries.

Gill, holder of World Youth and World Junior titles as well as numerous age group world records has recently seen his senior national record surpassed by Walsh, twice.

Related: New Zealand shot put record for Tom Walsh

Related: Walsh Breaks national shot put record again

The two throwers are yet to throw against each other, but that is likely to change in March as they will both be expected to compete in the National Track and Field Champs to secure their selection for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

For More: NZ Herald

 

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