Expected highlights in the women's and men's sprint hurdles.
Japanese records were set in both sprint hurdles events at the Mikio Oda Memorial Athletics Meet, a World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze meeting, in Hiroshima on Thursday (29).
In a special episode of the World Athletics podcast, guest host Joanna Hayes is joined by fellow hurdles greats Gail Devers, Sally Pearson and Derval O'Rourke.
When Sally Pearson abruptly announced her retirement last August, it seemed Australian women’s hurdling would be waiting some time for another athlete capable of reaching global championship finals.
Every athlete embarks upon a unique journey, but for World Championships fourth-place finisher Tobi Amusan, her unorthodox arrival upon the hurdles is a story worth explaining.
European U20 bronze medallist Markus Rooth smashed the Norwegian U20 decathlon in Oslo on Sunday (28), moving to No.2 on the world U20 all-time list with a score of 8238.
Britany Anderson didn’t just beat a world U20 record this year; she broke the curse on age-group sprint hurdles bests.