On your marks! American Devon Allen will chase gold in the 110m hurdles on Aug 16th, during a big day of track & field that also includes men’s high jump finals, women’s 1500m and much more. The Olympic track events start in Rio at 8:30am EST and you can watch it all online here!
Day 11 of the 2016 Olympics in Rio feature a wide range of events to entertain every track & field fan. There are several Americans with medal dreams who will be competing for gold. Devon Allen will do his best in the 110m hurdles finals and Erik Kynard will be boosting over the bars in the high jump finals. WATCH DAY 11 OLYMPIC TRACK & FIELD FINALS ONLINE HERE.
There are also tons of events throughout the day at the track which do not have medals at stake. Women will be fighting to qualify for finals in the pole vault, men’s 200m will race and the women will also compete in javelin qualifiers. Women’s discus will also be competing for medals so there is plenty of action to keep everyone interested.
The day is stacked with world class athletes from every corner of the globe. Omar McLeod from Jamaica will be giving Devon a run for his money in the hurdles finals. Omar has been looking strong in the qualifiers and will be the racer to beat. Derek Drouin from Canada is in top form and will be one of many leaping against Erik in the high jump finals. All athletes will need to be at their best to earn a spot on the podium. No Cable TV? Relax! Click Here to learn How To Watch The Olympics Online.
HollywoodLifers, which is your favorite track & field event at the Olympics? Which athlete do you think will bring home the gold? Let us know what you think will go down on this huge day of competition!