27 Jul '12, 4pm

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.@des_davila could decide if she'll sit out the Olympic marathon as soon as tomorrow. #London2012

By Peter Gambaccini Photo by Victah Sailer As we reported last week, American marathoner Desiree Davila has been struggling with a right hip flexor tendon injury and her coach, Kevin Hanson, had indicated her participation in the August 5 London Olympic women's marathon was not entirely certain. The Detroit Free Press now tells us that a decision on whether she'll race could come as early as Saturday, tomorrow. Davila arrived in London on Thursday but "she is still struggling," Hanson reports. "We plan a workout on Saturday to see if she is capable of competing.'' On July 20 Hanson had told Runner's World, "I’m trying to get her healthy enough to get her to the starting line" and that she was "doing okay on the Alter-G," which makes lower-impact running possible. At that time, Hanson said a final decision regarding whether Davila would race would occur only after she attem...

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