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Pearson to compete at 2014 Sydney Track Classic

Pearson to compete at 2014 Sydney Track Classic

Pearson to compete at 2014 Sydney Track Classic

After winning a SILVER medal this morning in the women’s 60m hurdles at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland, Sally Pearson has confirmed her intentions to compete at the 2014 Sydney Track Classic to be held at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre on Saturday 15 March.  Pearson is expected to compete in the short sprints at the Sydney Track Classic, before a return to her preferred 100m hurdles at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge the following Saturday 22 March.

 

Monday, 10 March 2014/Author: Sydney Track Classic/Number of views (314)/Comments (0)/
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World Champions Confirmed for 2014 Sydney Track Classic

World Champions Confirmed for 2014 Sydney Track Classic

Expect to see very quick performances at the Sydney Track Classic and IAAF Melbourne World Challenge next month, with Athletics Australia today thrilled to confirm the start of world champions David Oliver (USA, 110m hurdles) and LaShawn Merritt (USA, 400m), as well as Moscow 2013 100m finalist Mike Rodgers (USA).

Set to join Australian speedsters including Olympic champion Sally Pearson (Qld) and men’s 4x400m relay starters Alex Beck (Qld), Tristan Thomas (Tas) and Craig Burns (Qld), the trio bring with them no less than three Olympic medals, including two gold, nine IAAF World Championships medals and 26 wins as part of the IAAF Golden or Diamond Leagues.

 

Tuesday, 18 February 2014/Author: Sydney Track Classic/Number of views (1070)/Comments (0)/
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