28 Aug '15, 6am

Aries Merritt will compete in 110m hurdle final on Friday, August 28. On Tuesday, September 1, he will be getting...

Aries Merritt will compete in 110m hurdle final on Friday, August 28. On Tuesday, September 1, he will be getting...

15th IAAF World Championships In Athletics / Squawks From The Bird's Nest Aries Merritt's Biggest Hurdle August 28th, 2015 Beijing, China For virtually all of the hundreds of international athletes who have traveled to Beijing from all corners of the globe to compete in this 15th IAAF World Championships in Athletics, their competitions here not only represent the most important and unforgettable moment in their lives, but also pose the greatest challenge they will ever face. But this is not the case for American hurdle star Aries Merritt. The 30-year old Merritt - the world record holder and the reigning Olympic champion in the 110 meter high hurdles - is facing an even greater moment and challenge in his life. Upon arriving in China, Merritt met with IAAF officials and revealed that for the last two years he has been battling a deteriorating kidney situation that will re...

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2015/08/aries-merritts-biggest-...

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