Unfortunately, with Perth being one of the windiest coastal cities in the world, throwers arrived to the field Sunday 26th March to find winds soaring across Southern River fields at 35km/h, such as what they endured at last years Nationals event on the same field.
It was decided only two events would be played (Accuracy 100, Hunting Stick) and the competition would be rescheduled for 9th April. Here are the results of the WIND WA Competition Part 1:
Thrower of the day and Wind Master 2017: Matt Barker
Accuracy 100 results:
1st – Matt Barker (51)
2nd – Roger Perry (34)
3rd – Chris Johnson (30)
4th – Grant Perry (28)
1st – Matt Barker (strike 40 and 50m 2nd throw)
2nd – Roger Perry (strike 40 and 50m 3rd throw)
3rd – Chris Johnson (strike 30 and 40m)
4th – Ryan Perry (strike 40m)
See events page for more details about the 9th April Competition reschedule.