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