Some of the biggest names in track and field will compete in at Pan American games in Peruvian capital next week.
Jamaican's have brought their best female sprinters to the 2019 Pan American games. Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce, the double Olympic champion and 7-time World champion, will contest in the women's 100m and 4x100m. Elaine Thompson, the Rio Olympics 100m and 200m champion will race the 200m and 4x100m in Lima. Both sprinters hold the fastst 100m time this year in the World of 10.73 seconds.
Bahama's Shaunae Miller, the Rio Olympics gold medalist, is will compete in the 400. Miller is the 2019 World leader in women's in 400m with 49.05 seconds.
Colombian Caterine Ibarguen, the reigning Olympic and World champion, is set to compete in the long jump and the triple jump.
Rio Olympic champion Tiago Braz da Silva of Brazil is in the men's pole vault.
The men's and women's marathon races took place last Saturday. The men's and women's race walk is scheduled for Sunday, August 4 while all the action in the stadium willl kick off on Tuesday, August 6.
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