Myrtle Acton of West Vancouover set a new Women’s 75+ B.C. Seniors Games record on Wednesday

Myrtle Acton of West Vancouover set a new Women’s 75+ B.C. Seniors Games record on Wednesday

Shot putting record distances

Myrtle Acton of West Vancouover set a new Women’s 75+ B.C. Seniors Games record on Wednesday, launching the shot put 7.94 metres at Haley Park. The North Vancouver resident holds the Masters Canadian record of 7.98 metres set last month at a meet in Sacramento, Calif.