PB run takes Robbie to National final

At the ESPG Scottish Indoor Championships at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow Robbie Kennedy produced probably his best ever performance in reaching the final of the Senior Men 800 metres.

A fortnight earlier at the same venue he recorded a new personal best for the 1500 metres and on this occasion twice lowered his figures for the 800. Running in heat 1 Robbie finished 4th in 1 minute 58.26 seconds which qualified him for the final as a fastest loser. This was the first time he had dipped under 2 minutes. In the final he knocked off another 100th of a second when finishing in 6th place in 1:58.25 behind winner Grant Muir,Giffnock 1:54.78.

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