IAAF.org: Will Bekele break the 10,000 m world record today?
2004-06-08Resting near the borders with Poland and Slovakia, the Czech city of Ostrava is an eastern European crossroads, a setting suited perfectly for a meeting in which many athletes’ roads will cross for the first time this season at tomorrows IAAF Super Grand Prix meeting (8 June).
Indeed, with numerous notable seasonal debuts, the road to Athens begins in earnest on Tuesday as the athletics world converges at the Golden Spike Super Grand Prix. With a one million euro budget and a prize pot of more than 400,000 euros, not a single event is bereft of talent and depth, producing the finest assembly of talent thus far this season.
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