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Feature03 May 2021

'We are one big heart' - how Ecuador's 4x100m women made Olympic history in Silesia

Saturday night in Chorzow, heat three of the women’s 4x100m, and four Ecuadorian sprinters are huddled together in the mixed zone, looking out at the blue track.

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Report30 Sep 2018

Tenorio and Mansilla highlight South American U23 Championships

Competition records were set in 12 events – eight of which were sprint disciplines – at the South American U23 Championships in Cuenca, Ecuador, which concluded on Sunday (30) after two days of action.

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Report04 May 2015

Women’s 4x100m – IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015

It almost seemed a certainty that USA’s 4x100m team – which included three of the athletes who broke the world record to win Olympic gold in 2012 – would win at the IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015.

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Report26 Jul 2014

Report: women's 200m – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Kaylin Whitney became the third US female sprinter in the past decade to win the world junior 200m title and the 16-year-old Florida high school student did it in a commanding way with a wind-assisted 22.82 (2.4m/s).

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Report24 Jul 2014

Report: women's 100m – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Great Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith ran 11.23 to take the women’s 100m title in a dominating blocks-to-finish performance.

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Report02 Dec 2013

Rodriguez and Garcia help Colombia shine at Bolivarian Games

Rafith Rodriguez and Rosibel Garcia provided the highlights for a strong Colombian team that dominated the athletics events of the 17th Bolivarian Games (Juegos Bolivarianos) that took place in the Peruvian city of Trujillo, and ended after five days of competition on Saturday (30).

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Report21 Oct 2013

Tenorio shines at South American Junior Championships

Ecuador’s Angela Tenorio highlighted the South American Junior Championships that took place at the ‘Estadio Jaime Zapata’ in Resistencia, Argentina, on 18-20 October.

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Report14 Jul 2013

Super-fast Swede Ekelund takes 200m title in Donetsk

Sweden’s Irene Ekelund stormed to a 22.92 lifetime best and championship record on the final day of this year’s IAAF World Youth Championships on Sunday (14) to more than make amends for finishing fifth in the 100m final on Thursday.

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Report11 Jul 2013

Westbrook upsets the odds in the girls' 100m

USA’s Ky Westbrook claimed a surprise 100m victory over the pre-final favourite and team mate Ariana Washington, clocking a fine 11.33 personal best ahead of her compatriot’s 11.40 that got her the silver medal.

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