Former Ballarat Clarendon College student in career best form in Europe

Stewart McSweyn

Stewart McSweyn

Former Ballarat-based middle distance runner Stewart McSweyn is making major inroads overseas.

The Tasmanian has produced two personal bests in the past week.

He produced a pb of eight minutes, 34 minutes, 25 seconds in winning a 3000m steeplechase at the Folksam Challenge in Gothenburg in Sweden.

McSweyn then followed up with another pb of 7:47.65 in a 3000m with a third in the Paavo Nurmi Games in Turko, Finland