Allan Cook selected for Beijing 2015 world championships

Western Athletics Allan Cook has been selected to compete in the men 50-54 800m category event at this years IAAF World Championships in Beijing this August.

Cook was selected from 60 applicants to compete after selection was determined on performances from 2014/15.

There will be two masters events in Beijing – womens 50 400m  and men 50 800m.

A total of nine  athletes have been selected for each event.

Cook will be joined by  New South Wales athlete Gianna Mogentale who has been named on start list for the  women’s 400m.

For more information on the world championships visit: http://www.iaaf.org/competitions/iaaf-world-championships