US Olympians to hold clinics for local coaches and athletes
Two American Olympians will be in the country from Friday as part of the US Department of State Sport’s Envoy Program.
Olympic gold medalist and four time world long jump champion Dwight Phillips will accompany Hazel Clark a three time Olympian.
Phillips won the gold medal at the 2004 Olympic games in Athens and his personal best jump is 8.74 metres making him the fifth best jumper of all time while Clark is a 800 metres specialist.
The pair will conduct clinics for local coaches and also athletes preparing to participate in the Coca-Cola Games in partnership with Athletics Fiji.
Story by: Akuila Cama