Ato Boldon: IAAF Inside Athletics Podcast

Sep 25, 2018, 12:00 AM

We're back to normal again after a crazy weekend in Ostrava for the Continental Cup and this week's episode is a big one.

Ben Harlow [@_benharlow] is joined by Spikes editor Michelle Sammet [@michellesammet] to recap a sensational month of athletics, taking you behind the scenes of the Diamond League finals, in-depth discussion of the world record breaking efforts of Kevin Mayer and Eliud Kipchoge, and a look ahead to the IAAF Awards.

However today's main guest is multiple world championship and Olympic medalist turned coach/ broadcaster Ato Boldon.

Ben catches up with Ato in the midst of a stunning World U20 Championships in Tampere, Finland, where one of Ato's star athletes Briana Williams made the world take notice in winning both the women's 100m and 200m. Ato reflects on his own glittering career, littered with medals, records and how he become a Trinidadian national hero.