Coaches who have parents that are pain in the butts should read this article and hand it to the parents. O'Sullivan only gives out positive advice. "I told her tonight, 'Everybody's ranked number eight right now and every person you're ahead of is a bonus'."
Mahiedine Mekhissi won the steeple but world champ Pierre-Ambroise Bosse lost the 800.... to a guest Kenyan. Carolle Zahi completed the 100/200 double in 11.01 (1.5m/s) and 22.92 (3.6 m/s) as Jimmy Vicaut pulled out with an injury scare after running just 10.35 in the semis.
Edwards has gotten some last minute invites to some big DL meets and is hoping to make the most of it.
She runs between 30 and 50 mpw and isn't planning on coming to college in the US.
We're wondering if anyone knows what the US age 16 record is. If you do, post it here.
The 7-time NCAA champ isn't doing the multi this year and is instead focusing on the LJ and 100h.
Both were happy Semenya went with the hot pace. “I’ve never chased someone like that in my whole life," said Semenya. "I am quite amazed I could hang on till 1300m - if I die at the last 200m it is nothing, it is something I can work on."