Johnston said he received no warning and was the only person to be DQd even though others received warnings. He said, "I thought it was a bit of overkill to be fair – to be making an example of someone.”
*MB: Olympian DQd after winning NZ XC race for spitting in an 'offensive manner' during the race
Moen says he had to pull out because of the pain he gets when wearing shoes that fall under the World Athletics track shoe regulations (maximum sole height of 25mm). Moen: "In simple terms, I need more support and cushioning if I’m to race more than a few kilometers on the track as I have had a history of foot injuries."
He'll take on world champ Sam Kendricks, Olympic champ Thiago Braz and former WR holder Renaud Lavillenie.
Farah is shooting for his own national record of 59:32. Other elites racing include Dewi Griffiths, Marc Scott, Gemma Steel and Jo Pavey. *Discuss