Katarina Johnson-Thompson: IAAF Inside Athletics Podcast

Aug 27, 2018, 11:00 PM

On the latest episode of the IAAF Inside Athletics Podcast Ben is joined by distance running legend Paula Radcliffe. Paula drops in to reflect on the Birmingham Diamond League and makes predictions for the looming Diamond League finals in Zurich and Brussels. Ben and Paula also discuss the up-coming Continental Cup in Ostrava which will be the climax of the athletics season.

However, the main guest of this episode is British heptathlon star, Katarina Johnson-Thompson. During a busy day of media at the Birmingham Diamond League, Kat kindly took a moment to sit down with Ben to talk heptathlon. The pair look back on her glittering junior career; from battling with the likes of Dafne Schippers to her transition to the senior ranks and her duels with heptathlon legend Nafi Thiam.