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RACHEL WALLADER

IN 2016, RACHEL WALLADER’S SHOT PERFORMANCES HAVE BEEN THE BEST BY A BRITON FOR 15 YEARS. EILISH McCOLGAN CATCHES UP WITH HER TO TALK WORK LIFE, TRAINING AND WHY SHE LOVES COMPETING AT BEDFORD

ATHLETE INSIGHT

HE SHOT PUT wasn’t always my main event. I was one of those kids who did everything from sports hall to cross country and road relays. I loved the heptathlon. But I saw myself achieving more with the shot and so, as the years went on, I started to focus on the throws instead.

My best friend at primary school convinced me to go along to a training night. I turned up at Halesowen AC and I loved it so much that I signed myself up within days and have remained a member there for around ten years.

Rachel Wallader: British indoor and outdoor champion in 2016
MARK SHEARMAN
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ACTION 6 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Greg Rutherford and Dina Asher-Smith are among the champions as Great Britain’s team wins 16 medals in Amsterdam 8 Men’s track reports 16 Men’s field reports 20 Women’s track reports 28 Women’s field reports 34 ENGLISH SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS Hannah Williams and Harry Hughes set championship records in Gateshead 36 Boys’ reports 39 Girls’ reports 46 US OLYMPIC TRIALS Jenny Simpson, Tori Bowie, Jenn Suhr and Bernard Lagat are among the winners securing Rio places NEWS 50 London 2017 progress pleases IAAF 52 Kemboi offers Turkey justification PERFORMANCE 56 Latest sports science news 58 Athlete Insight – Rachel Wallader 60 The new rules of hydration 62 Are you your own worst enemy? 64 Product reviews – vests RESULTS & FIXTURES 66 Top results from last weekend 76 Monaco Diamond League and European Youth previews 77 What’s On – fixtures guide REGULARS 82 DIP FINISH

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