22 Jun '13, 7pm

USA Champs, Day Two: English Gardner is the real thing, by Elliott Denman, #usaoutdoors

USA Champs, Day Two: English Gardner is the real thing, by Elliott Denman, #usaoutdoors

DES MOINES, IOWA - The first thing you've got to understand is that English Gardner is not a green-thumbed denizen of Chippenham, Sheringham, Ipswich or Tunbridge Wells. Rakes, hoes and trowels are not her implements of choice. Starting blocks and spiked shoes are the tools of her trade. The 35th Annual USA Track and Field Media Guide, 2013 edition, is chock-a-block with the full biographies of this nation's athletics elites, male and female. Alphabetically, they're Amy Acuff to Rachel Yurkovich. These bios extend 201 pages. English Gardner would have fit perfectly on page 126. But, no-no-no, it skips from Geena Gall to Justin Gatlin. Realize that this is not a deliberate slight by general editor Jared Slinde of USATF. There were standards to maintain, achievements to be assessed . And English Gardner's performances in 2012 simply didn't make the cut. Sure she won the NCAA...

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