28 Sep '16, 3am

Five World Records ratified by IAAF, #iaaf, #letsrun, #runnerspace, #athleticsweekly, #trackandfieldnews,...

Five World Records ratified by IAAF, #iaaf, #letsrun, #runnerspace, #athleticsweekly, #trackandfieldnews,...

For RBR, what is nice about the WRs in 2016, is the global nature of the sport. From India to RSA, to Poland, to Ethiopia to the US. Athletics is truly a global sport and should and must be celebrated as such. Also, WR's are hard to come by, due to their very nature. Nothing in our sport is easy, from going to the starting line, to looking, up, and hearing a thundering roar before one sets their blocks. There are many times, I find myself taking an extra breath before the big races, to soak in the excitement and the grandeur. I saw three of the five above in 2016. I would like to see Mr. Chopra throw soon.

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2016/09/iaaf-ratifies-a-bevy-of...

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