Double Gold for TEL athlete Maria Lyle at the Grand Prix in Dubai

Congratulations to Maria Lyle who took Gold at the Fazza International Championships in Dubai.  This was the first of nine events scheduled to take place around the world in The World Para Athletics Grand Prix Series before the World Para Athletics Championships in November.

Maria took the Gold Medal in the 200m T35/6 in 30.18, her fasted since 2017.  She then went on to take the Gold in the 100m T35/6, into a big head wind of -2.6, in an amazing time of 14.98s.

Maria’s coach and Head Coach at TEL, Jamie Bowie, said he was “Really impressed with the confidence in racing, the good shapes she hits under race pressure and seeing a big smile on her face at the end of the race!”

We look forward to reporting on more medal wins for Maria in the future.