Athletics Weekly August 2021 Olympics result issue (published: 13/08/2021) August 2021


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Athletics Weekly August 2021 - Olympics result issue.


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DIGEST

8 Picture this – Italy take 4x100m win

10 Latest news from the world of athletics

12 Joanna Coates on athletics' "hard reset"

14 Vanessa Wallace on competition opportunities

 

TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS REVIEW

18 A Games which kept on giving

 

BEHIND THE SCENES

22 The athlete and coach perspective 

 

MIXED FEELINGS

26  Athletes and their mental health

 

ACHIEVING GREATNESS 

30 Inside the 400m hurdles world records 

 

HASSAN’S HAT-TRICK MISSION 

36 The Dutch athlete's herculean task

 

THE FASTEST WOMAN ALIVE

38 Elaine Thompson-Herah's double double

 

SPEED MERCHANTS

40 How the 100m sprints were won 

 

SHARING THE SPOILS

44 Tamberi and Barshim's big moment

 

HAVING A FIELD DAY

46 Rojas and Crouser outstanding 

 

GREAT, BRITAIN?

48   Assessing the British performances 

 

SILVER LININGS

52 Muir and Hodgkinson's glittering prizes


ATTENTION TO DETAIL

54 How Holly Bradshaw scooped bronze

 

NEXT STOP, PARIS!

56 Already thinking of 2024

 

ASK THE ATHLETE

58        Sara Hall answers your questions

 

TOKYO 2020 PARALYMPICS PREVIEW

 

MOVING FORWARD

60        Paula Dunn out to change more minds

 

ONES TO WATCH

64        10 para stars to keep your eye out for

 

TEAM PLAYER

66        Richard Whitehead wants more than medals

 

MIND GAMES

70        Sammi Kinghorn's altered approach

 

TANNI GREY-THOMPSON

72        Q+A with a legendary athlete and advocate

 

ME AND MY CLUB

74        Zak Skinner and Tonbridge AC

 

MY GREATEST RACE

76        Jack Buckner recalls a European 5000m final which went perfectly to plan

                       

PERFORMANCE

78        The latest news and research

80        How They Train – with Sophie Hahn 

82        Niamh Emerson's injury lessons

84        Paul Hobrough on why osteoarthritis
            doesn't have to mean an end to running 

86        Paul Freary looks at a selection of
            Olympic footwear

 

RESULTS

90        European age group champs round-up 

 

CLOSING STRETCH

94        A Lap With…Issy Boffey

95        Test your knowledge with our quiz

96        Have Your Say: readers’ letters 

98        Dip Finish

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