Pearson back in 7th as Bondarenko goes bonkers

Sally Pearson’s return to the track suffered another setback at the Lausanne Diamond League when she finished 7th in the 100m hurdles, her worst performance in three years. The Australian was away fastest but faded late in the race to finish in 12.69 (wind +1.2) almost 2 metres down on American Dawn Harper who set… Read More

Extended Start Lists for Queensland Track Classic – m200m Ambulant

Extended start lists for the 2013 Queensland Track Classic. The highlights are women’s pole vault and the relays but we’ve put together preview of the men’s ambulant 200m Queensland Track Classic 2013 – Ambulant men’s 200m Start lists are based on latest available information from event website.

Back in Bolt Town and the figures 9.69 and 19.30

[Edit: Forgot to publish this at world’s.. oh well] The last two weeks have gone ridiculously fast. Up at 7am and not home some nights until 2am, but I am loving everything about being here. Brandenburg. Berlin. Bolt. Am I in my element? Well, top-10 all-time track and field is always where my heart lies.… Read More

Leipzig – One of the hubs of the former East German sports system

Back in March I was invited to Leipzig by Hartmut Sander who was attending the IASI Conference in Canberra. He said if I was ever in Leipzig he would arrange a visit to the Sports Institute. The train ride on the inter-regional express takes just over an hour to get to the city of 500,000… Read More