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Eliza McCartney withdraws from World Athletics Championships because of injury

Kiwi pole vault star Eliza McCartney will miss the World Athletics Championships starting in Doha this month after ending her season early because of injury. The 22-year-old Rio Olympics bronze medallist had already delayed the start of her international season because of a troublesome hamstring injury. The decision to delay her season was “precautionary” only, her manager…

Back on track

Landon Kemp knew when her track and field career at the University of South Dakota began, she would quickly go from top high school athlete to an unproven freshman. What she wasn’t prepared for were the effects of a lingering injury that would put a strain on her not just…