At Youth/Junior World Championships Individual races at Cheile Gradistei, ROU overnight AEST, Damon Morton was the best performed Australian, following in the tracks of his younger sister Darcie’s Women Youth race the day before.
Battling both gusting wind and temperatures above zero, where only one Male athlete shot clean, Damon finished in 21st place, shooting 1+0+2+1, 6:37 behind in the field of 102 finishers.
Junior Women 12.5 km Individual
63 J Colebourn
Junior Men 15 km Individual
21 D Morton
99 J Flanagan
Damon’s next event is the Junior Men 10 km Sprint tomorrow, with his sister Darcie taking part in the Youth Women 6 km Sprint today.