WOMEN’S NATIONAL RECORDS

The following are the national records in athletics for the women’s outdoor and indoor athletics events. The oldest of the records belong to Miriama Chambault in the long jump. She set the record in New Caledonia in 1979 and still stands today, the closest anyone as ever got to it was Soko Salaniqiq who jumped a PB of 6.02m at the Pacific Games in Samoa in 2007.

Salome Tabuatalei, undoubtedly is Fiji’s long distance queen having held 6 fiji national records (1500m, 2000m, 3000m, 5000m and Half marathon). She’s now actively involved in Va’a where she’s also represented Fiji on numerous regional levels.