Where Dreams Can Come True, Tokyo Japan; The Olympic Trials: IMUer’s the majority of these men and women have been practicing for this their entire lives. Unfortunately, not everyone can make it to the World Stage, even getting to this level is an accomplishment and leaves you with an incredible story to tell accompanied by memories that’ll last a lifetime. With exactly one month left until the games athletes are making their final push so they can punch their ticket to Tokyo!
Check out the highlights below as 26-year-old Elle Purrier leaves everyone in the dust, Allyson Felix looks for her 5th Olympic birth only this time she has a child. The women’s 5000m comes down to the wire, Sha’Carri Richardson crushes the 100m, Keni Harrison finally gets her shot, Michael Norman punches his ticket in reward for winning the 400m, and Trayvon Bromell torched the track in the 100m running a 9.84.
Runners Running For A Chance In Tokyo
Meet Vashti Cunningham She’s Not Just Randall’s Daughter
IMUer’s check out this clip and get to know Vashti a bit better. She’s a beautiful soul, with great energy, raised by amazing parents, and now she’s almost on that plane to Tokyo. Cunningham is able to make the difficult look easy with outstanding body control and intense training. Great Luck Vashti we’re all rooting for you over here.
Hammers, Shot Puts, and Swimmers
No, it’s not a crime scene!?! Just a WORLD RECORD BREAKING ONE! Peep Ryan Crouser crushing records, Rudy Winkler (😉😉) Thor’s the Hammer toss ⚒️, and Chase Kalisz stunts on em in the 400m 🏊🏼♂️.
Source: NBC Sports
Videos: NBC & YouTube
Cover Photo: USA Swimming