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• Leon Reid: Irish sprinter training with Van Niekerk in build-up to Olympics

Commonwealth Games 200m medallist Leon Reid's build-up to next year's Olympics is including training stints with South African 400m star Wayde van Niekerk.

Irish sprinter Reid spent the early part of this year training in South Africa with the Olympic 400m champion.

Reid plans another training period with the 400m world record holder next winter as part of his Tokyo build-up.

"Wayde really looked after me and and I was also working with his coach Tannie Ans," Reid, 25, told BBC Sport NI.

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