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At the IAAF World Relays in Yokohama the Australian quartet of Sally Pearson, Nana Owusu-Afriyie, Riley Day, Naa Anang broke an almost two-decade old Aussie record and secured their place at the 2019 Doha World Championships.
History was made on day seven of the Australian Track and Field Championships which concluded at Homebush on Sunday. Naa Anang and Celeste Mucci achieved rare doubles, while Lauren Wells with her 12th title and Alwyn Jones with his 10th also stamped their names into the history books.
Five years after the 2012 Olympic Games, the athletics world is ready once again to focus on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Stadium as London plays host to the 2017 IAAF World Championships from 4-13 August.
Lauren Wells and Morgan Mitchell shone on track at day one of the SUMMERofATHS Grand Prix in Canberra, with the duo clocking times quicker than that qualifying standard for the IAAF World Championships in the women’s 400m hurdles and women’s 400m respectively.
There’s no place like Canberra (ACT) for athletics fans this weekend, as 41 Rio 2016 Olympians and Paralympians get set to join 11 starters from Nitro Athletics Melbourne for the much-anticipated 2017 SUMMERofATHS Grand Prix.