By Fiona Lee/Red Sports
Bishan Stadium, Tuesday, April 30, 2013 — Lucas Lim of Northland Primary beat Chua Zhi Lii of Gongshang Primary by 0.61 seconds to win the C boys’ 100 metres gold at the 54th National Inter-Primary School Track & Field Championships.
Lucas, who is 11 this year, clocked in a time of 13.24s. It was Lucas’ first time competing in the National Track and Field Championships.
“I am very surprised and I would like to thank my team and coach for their support all the way through,” said the 11-year-old.
Zhi Lii took home the silver in 13.85s, while Joel Tan of St. Stephen’s School won the bronze in 14.05s.
The C boys’ record is 12.12s and was set by Kang Yee Cher, then of Fuhua Primary, in 2009.
C Division Boys 100m Results
1st Lim Yi Liang Lucas (#72, Northland Primary) — 00:13.24
2nd Chua Zhi Lii (#217, Gongshang Primary) — 00:13.85
3rd Joel Tan Bao Herng (#246, St. Stephen’s School) — 00:14.05
4th Toh Jun Xi, Tedd (#239, Red Swastika School) — 00:14.06
5th Ilhan Fandi Ahmad (#123, Anglo-Chinese School (Junior)) — 00:14.37
6th Isaac Liew Juncong (#243, St Stephen’s School) — 00:14.53
7th Muhammad Arshad B Mohamed Jaya (#198, Changkat Primary) — 00:14.72
8th Koey Jian Keong, Takeshi (#124, Anglo-Chinese School (Junior)) — 00:14.94
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