Our series of throw back videos from previous IAAF World Cross Country Championships concludes with the most recent edition in Guiyang. The two senior winners on that occasion - Geoffrey Kamworor and Agnes Tirop - will be in Kampala this weekend to defend their titles.
"You’re out in the open and then there’s opportunities to go back into the woods. You might come out ahead, you might come out 30-40 metres back – it’s all something different and exciting. You’re also not going the same way round and round a 400m track. You never really zone out, there’s always something new coming up. That’s why I love it."
When a meeting with a scout from a US college was abruptly cancelled, Chris Brown was crushed. But there was a silver lining for the then-rising Bahamian 400m star. More in the latest installment of 'My greatest challenge': [ Goo.gl Link ]
Two-time IAAF World Cross Country Championships silver medallist and marathon star Deena Kastor on her World Cross memories: "My best years as an athlete have been when I’ve incorporated cross country into my season." [ Goo.gl Link ]