Lovett is High Jump Bronze Medalist at Commonwealth Games in Australia with Personal Best Jump of 2.30m

Congratulations to Valley Royal athlete, Django Lovett, who brings home to Canada the Bronze Medal for Men’s High Jump from the Commonwealth Games in Australia. Lovett, who cleared 2.30m-a new personal best-to secure his position on the podium had this to say about his outstanding performance: 

2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Day Four PM. April 11, 2018. Gold Coast Australia. Photo: Claus Andersen

“This a dream come true. To come out here and showcase my talent; it’s been a long time coming and I’m thrilled to finally put it together in front of such an amazing crowd.”

To read Athletics Canada’s article about Team Canada’s athletic performances today, which includes an interview with Django, click here:  http://athletics.ca/lovett-earns-bronze-mens-high-jump-emmanuel-brown-200m-final/#sthash.WivYL6W1.dpbs

For BC Athletics recap of the Commonwealth Games & stats on the BC athletes on Team Canada, click here:  http://www.bcathletics.org/News/2018-commonwealth-games-recap/2768/