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PUBLISHED: 10:41 12 May 2006 | UPDATED: 21:51 28 May 2010

The Tinkler brothers, Martin, Dan and Roger

The Tinkler brothers, Martin, Dan and Roger

March s Martin Tinkler produced a superb throw in the discus at the Young Athletes League in Peterborough last week. Competing in the under-17 class, Martin threw 48.17m, to set a personal best, improving on the Peterborough Athletics Club record set by

March's Martin Tinkler produced a superb throw in the discus at the Young Athletes League in Peterborough last week.

Competing in the under-17 class, Martin threw 48.17m, to set a personal best, improving on the Peterborough Athletics Club record set by his older brother Dan last year.

It proved to be the start of a good day for Martin, who also won the under-17 hammer with 33.20m, and the shot with a throw of 14.73m.

Younger brother Roger recorded a personal best of 21.70m to win the under-15 discus, and then won the shot with a throw of 8.68m.


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