Review: 2021 European U23 Championships, Tallinn

HEPTATHLON When we left the heptathlon at the end of Day 1, Adrianna Sułek had a lead of 150 points over Holly Mills, largely as a result of Holly’s lower than usual high jump of 1.72. Had she equalled her season’s best of 1.85, Mills would have been in the lead.  As the best long…

Preview: 2021 European U23 Championships, Tallinn

The last time the European U23 championships took place, it was in the summer of 2019 in Gävle, Sweden. The decathlon was a showdown between the titans Niklas Kaul and Johannes Erm, both scoring over 8400: Kaul 8572 and Erm 8445. Kaul went onto become the youngest decathlon world champion in history in Doha a…

Götzis 2021: Review

Damian Warner is the greatest World and Olympic champion we’ve never had…yet. As soon as the 100m was run on Saturday morning, there was no doubt that the Canadian record holder would secure his historic 6th Götzis victory, overtaking Roman Šebrle and Carolina Kluft’s joint record of 5 wins.   But that achievement paled into…