It’s said a lot of different ways in a lot of different contexts, but the message that it is not over until it’s over was underlined as Sophie Stanwell and Jake Stein came through on the second day of the Oceania Combined Events Championships in Melbourne – the first leg of the 2014 IAAF Combined Events Challenge – to take the wins.
While most eyes were on 2011 world youth champion and 2012 world junior silver medallist Jake Stein, another promising youngster emerged to take the decathlon overnight lead in the first leg of the IAAF Combined Events Challenge in Melbourne on Thursday (3).
The 17th edition of the IAAF Combined Events Challenge kicks off with the Oceania Combined Events championships in the Australian city of Melbourne on Thursday and Friday (3-4).
There are just two weeks to go before Donetsk, Ukraine stages the 2013 IAAF World Youth Championships, from 10-14 July, but memories are still fresh of the last edition of these Championships, held two years ago in the French city of Lille.
events exponent Jake Stein is not only a hugely talented teenager but he's also an astute student of his event, and he proved that at the main press conference ahead of the IAAF World Junior Championships on Monday (9).