Waiting in the wings for a Commonwealth Games podium finish

READY: Eliza Ault-Connell is expected to compete in the women’s T54 marathon final at the Commonwealth Games. Photo: Fairfax Media
READY: Eliza Ault-Connell is expected to compete in the women’s T54 marathon final at the Commonwealth Games. Photo: Fairfax Media

Competing at an international event takes years of training – and the result all comes down to a few moments.

Former Chevalier College student and para-athlete Eliza Ault-Connell is expected to compete in the women’s T54 marathon final at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday.

The race is scheduled to start at 6.10am and Sunday’s events will be broadcast from 6am on 7TWO.

STEAMING AHEAD: Eliza Ault-Connell (left) and Angela Ballard  during the Women's T54 1500m Final. Picture: AAP Dean Lewins

STEAMING AHEAD: Eliza Ault-Connell (left) and Angela Ballard during the Women's T54 1500m Final. Picture: AAP Dean Lewins