I’ll start off the overseas reporting with what is no doubt the biggest walking carnival of the month. I never cease to be amazed at the quality and depth in Japanese racewalking championships and last Sunday’s 20km roadwalk championships meet in Kobe was no exception. Just check out the results at http://www.marciadalmondo.com/admin/pdf/risultati/19022017766Kobe_2017.pdf . The Open …

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WALKER OF THE WEEK My Walker of the Week is pretty straight forward this week – it is of course 24 year old Dane Bird-Smith who took the bronze medal in the Olympic 20km walk in Rio last Friday afternoon. His time of 1:19:37 saw him only 23 seconds behind Chinese gold medallist Wang Zhen …

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WALKER OF THE WEEK My Walker of the Week this time around goes to 18 year old Melbourne walker Adam Garganis who scored an inaugural win in the Victorian 30km roadwalk championship last Sunday morning. His time of 2:23:39 was a very impressive 15 minute PB and confirms Adam’s wonderful potential over the longer distances. …

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WALKER OF THE WEEK My walker of the Week this time around is 9 year old VRWC walker Luke Epps. Luke has made big improvements in his first year with the club and looks to have a bright future. He burst onto the scene with a win in the LAVIC U9 1100m track championship in …

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South African Race Walking has taken another step forward in becoming a power house on the international race walking scene. Earlier today, SASCOC announced a 137-strong team to represent South Africa at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next month and of this massive contingent are four race walkers. This is the biggest selection …

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