In the MMTG British Mixed Hammer Decathlon Championships at the Moorways Stadium in Derby on Saturday 11th November 2017, in cold and windy conditions, David Kuester of Bicester AC and Oxford City AC Veterans won GOLD in the 70+ age group and BRONZE for third place in the overall total distances of all ages.

Individual event results were as follows:

Hammer (normal wire strung):

2kg = 37.21m 1st

2,5kg = 33.78m 1st

3kg = 32.79m 1st

3.5kg = 28.58m 1st

4kg = 25.60m 1st

Scottish Shafted Hammer (long wooden handle):

3kg = 25.51m 1st

4kg = 23.82m 1st

5kg = 22.55m 1st (PB)

5.45kg = 20.42m 1st (PB)

6kg = 17.43m 1st

Total Distance = 267,69m 1st