World Athletics Championship 2017

World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:06 pm

It's on now. Are we all watching it? It's the Men's 100m heats. :excited:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:06 pm

They're holding it at West Ham's ground. :excited:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:07 pm

Usain Bolt's going to be running later. :excited:
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Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:07 pm

He's retiring after this championship. :excited:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:17 pm

He's about to run. :excited:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:18 pm

Why are heats called heats?
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:22 pm

He had a rubbish start.
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:43 pm

Brendan Foster interviewing a woman who's one for the, "Ears of Distinction," thread.
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:40 pm

There's a woman massacring everyone in the 10,000 metres. :llama:
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Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:44 pm

She finished 45 seconds ahead of the woman in second place. :llama:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:43 pm

The men's 100 metres is about to start. :excited:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:43 pm

Is Bolt going to lose? :scared:
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Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:45 pm

Man who looks exactly like Colin Jackson in Lane Two. :llama:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:47 pm

Justin Gatlin's won! :llama:
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Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:47 pm

Now there's going to be trouble. :scared:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Nightjar on Sun Aug 06, 2017 1:49 pm

There's a Jamaican 110 metres hurdler called Hansle Parchment. :happy:
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Stevie-Baby on Sun Aug 06, 2017 3:34 pm

We had a supply teacher called Mr. Parchment, he had a lovely lilting West Indian accent as I recall, I wonder if it's the same bloke?
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Re: World Athletics Championship 2017

Postby Nightjar on Sun Aug 06, 2017 5:10 pm

Their ancestors probably had the same owner. :sadyes:
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