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Mary Rand at 80

The original ‘golden girl’ of British athletics turns 80 today and Mel Watman, who was in Tokyo to report for AW on her 1964 Olympic long jump triumph, looks back on her dazzling career

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Norway's Sondre Nordstad Moen will attack the Euro one-hour record of 20,944m set by Jos Hermens in 1976 when he takes to the track in Kristiansand on August 7. That mark could come under threat again the following month as Mo Farah is targeting the WR (https://t.co/MVYdeBLBrF)

"When I was running at Texas Tech, my teammates coined the phrase 'Monkey City'. I thought it was a great description of how a runner feels when in the final push of a race. The thought of monkeys riding your back with the sound of 'eek, eek' in your ear was quite amusing!"


Matt Long speaks with James Mays about the psychology and physiology of pain management in athletics ➡️ https://t.co/MHIJDUsAJa #AWperformance

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