Track & Field

Lausanne Diamond League – Video Roundup

Men’s 800m – David Rudisha ran it from the front but Nigel Amos was too hot to handle in the final straight.

 

Men’s 100m – Inspiring stuff in this one. G*tlin leads it home, top-4 have served doping bans.

 

Men’s Triple Jump – Pedro Pablo Pichardo jumps 17.99m…and loses! Christian Taylor dominates with two 18m+ jumps.

 

Women’s 1500m – Sifan Hassan with a confident victory over a world class field.

 

Men’s Javelin – 22 year-old Olympic champion Keshorn Walcott takes the win with a 3.5m+ PB.

 

Men’s 5000m – The Mo show returns, a win and quite a bit of emotion.

 

Women’s 200m – Allyson Felix just about held off a strong challenge from double European champ Dafne Schippers.

 

Men’s Shot Put – Double world champion David Storl threw a monstrous PB of 22.20m

 

Men’s 200m – 19 year-old Zharnel Hughes became the youngest DL winner of a 100m/200m race.

 

Full Results can be found here

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Gerard O'Donnell

Gerard O'Donnell

Gerard O'Donnell is an athlete, physical therapist, and MSc student. He is current national 110m hurdles champion and ranks 3rd & 5th on the Irish all-time list for the sprint hurdles events. He is occasionally referred to as GOD, not due to his initials, but because of his heavenly beard, which he has sported since the age of 5.

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