Paula Radcliffe’s Head or Tail Chance of Olympics Marathon

The amazing Paula Radcliffe might not be able to compete in this year Olympics according to her coach. Don’t frown yet – we still have 50% hope. For now, we’d be crossing fingers for Paula.  Shall we toss a coin now?

Her latest health scare is a flare-up of a chronic joint problem, though Radcliffe is continuing to train with fellow GB endurance athletes at high altitude in Font Romeu in the French Pyrenees.

When she revealed the injury three weeks ago, she said: “I don’t think my participation at the Games is under threat at this stage. It’s just a case of managing it. I can run on it. It just hurts.”

 

Read the full article at The Telegraph. 

 

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