Icon is going to be very well represented at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials, which last from today until July 10th.
Athletes who will be looking to punch their tickets to the Rio Games at Eugene, Oregon’s, Hayward Field include LaShawn Merritt (400m), Tori Bowie (100m, 200m), Duane Solomon (800m), Will Claye (long jump, triple jump), Octavious Freeman (100m) and Sarah Brown (1500).
There are a number of very compelling storylines for these clients, including:
- LaShawn’s attempt to return to the Olympic Games and win gold for the first time since bursting onto the international scene in 2008
- Tori’s, American’s fastest sprinter in 2016 in the 100m and 200m, making her first trip to the Olympics, where she’ll be looking to bring home a gold medal
- Sarah’s amazing path from training to motherhood to training again, and potentially, her first Olympics
- Will looking to build on his 2012 Olympic medals in the long jump (bronze) and triple jump (silver)
Check back for additional updates throughout the Trials.