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  1. Athletics Kenya posted what could be assumed to...

    Athletics Kenya posted what could be assumed to be "official"

    http://www.athleticskenya.or.ke/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/TRIALS-FOR-WORLD-CHAMPIONSHIPS-2019-RESULTS.pdf
  2. This seemed to be a real possibility after seeing...

    This seemed to be a real possibility after seeing her limp off the track in Zurich.
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    As I mentioned, the IAAF database and Tilastopaja...

    As I mentioned, the IAAF database and Tilastopaja (and wikipedia, which probably used IAAF page) think she just turned 47 years old.

    I defer to bam's data (dob 10Sep73), but it is odd to see the...
  4. Setting aside her vocal talents, I think one...

    Setting aside her vocal talents, I think one reason she is so beloved is that most of her contemporaries find her to be a really good person.

    A recent LA Times profile included an interesting...
  5. If the 10.94 is the only invalidated performance,...

    If the 10.94 is the only invalidated performance, she does have other marks within the qualifying standard, no?

    [This comment gives no consideration to Jamaica's selection rules].
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    While I doubt it is leading anyone astray, I...

    While I doubt it is leading anyone astray, I believe the song and album in your clues preceded the mystery athlete birth by 5 or 6 years.

    And as if this question needed any other factors to make...
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    I had to laugh at The Onion's take, but then I...

    I had to laugh at The Onion's take, but then I realized that, of course, the real defense of Justify would be based on contaminated feed.
    ...
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    Just to clarify, I believe that the album...

    Just to clarify, I believe that the album mentioned in the initial clue was NOT a solo album by the performer.
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    Final lap for Lomong was 60.19. Centrowitz ...

    Final lap for Lomong was 60.19. Centrowitz 59.56

    Full splits here:
    https://live.athletictiming.net/meets/4195/events/171227/splits
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    True, so typical dual meet scoring (at least at...

    True, so typical dual meet scoring (at least at the NCAA level here in the USA) should apply; 5-3-1 and 5-0 for relays.
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    I thought most comments were positive about the...

    I thought most comments were positive about the meet, even if it was not focused on the team scoring. I found myself interested in the team score, and think that even if the US had more stars on the...
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    Pardon my mischaracterization of your words. ...

    Pardon my mischaracterization of your words.

    I meant to say that even considering the strategic impacts of the Minsk vertical jump rules on the competition (which you correctly pointed out goes...
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    While respecting the opinions of pvp and tandfman...

    While respecting the opinions of pvp and tandfman about the illegitimacy of this competition rules, Lasitskene's result can only be described as an off day for her (three clearances out of 8...
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    Looks like a barn-burner of a mixed medley relay;...

    Looks like a barn-burner of a mixed medley relay; Europe coming out on top.

    Felix 50.10; Okolo 49.81
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    Both Levchenko and Lasitskene missed at 2.04; so...

    Both Levchenko and Lasitskene missed at 2.04; so the streak is over.
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    Lasitskene on the ropes. Seven jumps with a best...

    Lasitskene on the ropes. Seven jumps with a best of only 1.98. Meanwhile Levchenko over at 2.02 with no misses.
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    According to Jensen's Instagram, the meet was...

    According to Jensen's Instagram, the meet was only a four throw series:

    20.73, 21.06, 20.88, X

    Series not found in the online results, although you could e-mail the timing company to confirm...
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    I belive you can do it with Alt+0223 [for...

    I belive you can do it with Alt+0223

    [for Windows, not sure about iOS]
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    I think he resigned that position in order to...

    I think he resigned that position in order to prove to USATF that he wasn't conflicted. [A lot of good that did].

    In his column today, Ken Goe reports that Lananna has no intention of giving up...
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    Agreed. I was just listing those who were denied...

    Agreed. I was just listing those who were denied attempts that, under normal rules, they would have had.
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    So it looks like three competitors were affected...

    So it looks like three competitors were affected by this rule in the mHJ (Ivanyuk, Nabokau, and Wells) while only one competitor was affected in the wPV (Bengtsson).
  22. I think pavement is a significant portion of the...

    I think pavement is a significant portion of the course, which is described as "a combination of city streets and soft crushed gravel on the High Line Canal"
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  23. I see a report that this scratch was related to...

    I see a report that this scratch was related to air travel issues, so one hopes that there is not any underlying fitness problem.
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    So while EDM and VDM both involve an official...

    So while EDM and VDM both involve an official marking a point (either in sand, on turf, or on video), this modest proposal suggests that we “let electronic eyes determine the lowest height that 100%...
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    I'm no engineer, but I thought the technology...

    I'm no engineer, but I thought the technology used in the other field events still involve an official placing a marking point at the distance achieved.
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