World Athletics Championships (1)

Sue and I went to the World Athletics Championships last night at London’s Olympic Park.

The Stadium packed for an evening of Athletics on day 8 of the Championships
Leading out in a women’s 5000m heat
Ruth Beitia of Spain, the Olympic Champion, clears 1.85 in Woman’s High Jump Qualifier
Peacock of Australia in the Men’s Javelin launches it out to 82.19m
Caster Semenya (South Africa) rounds the bend in the Women’s 800m on her way to winning her heat
Christian Taylor (USA) jumps out to 16.97m to win Gold in the Triple Jump
Men’s 1500m heat
Women’s 200m semi-final gets under way
Wayde van Niekerk (South Africa) ready for the start of Men’s 200m final – he would claim the Silver medal
Hero the Hedgehog joins the fanfare band.

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