Altis athletes including World Record Holder Aries Merritt head to California this weekend, to compete in the Adidas/Steve Scott Invitational at the UC Irvine-Anteater Stadium.
Saturday will see Merritt make his 2014 debut in the Men’s 110m Hurdles – in an international field also featuring Matthias Buehler from Germany, and Koreans Taekyong Park & Byoungjun Kim. Altis Sprints & Hurdles Coach – Andreas Behm said of the upcoming meet: “We are looking forward to getting the 2014 campaign underway and making adjustments in practice off of an actual race.”
The Men’s 400m includes University of Alabama graduate – Joel Lynch, whilst USA’s Lindsay Lindley and Korea’s Hyelim Jung will contest the Women’s 100m hurdles.
12:50PM Women’s 100 Meter Hurdles
Lindsay Lindley (USA)
Hyelim Jung (Korea)
1:10PM Men’s 110 Meter Hurdles
Aries Merritt (USA)
Matthias Buehler (Germany)
Taekyong Park (Korea)
Byoungjun Kim (Korea)
2:05PM Men’s 400 Meter Dash
Joel Lynch (Panama)
Further meet details can be found here.