Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou, Shelby Houlihan-SC East-ASU and Jenny Simpson-Webster City
©Mike Brynes 2017

Iowans In Doha!

Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou greats her fans in  in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium  ©Jim Kirby 2018

Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou greats her fans in in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium
©Jim Kirby 2018

Many of you were in Drake Stadium in late July, for the USATF Outdoor Championships, to witness outstanding performances from many of the World’s Best Track and Field athletes.

Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou, Shelby Houlihan-SC East-ASU and Jenny Simpson-Webster City©Mike Brynes 2017

Now the time has come for those athletes to compete in the World Championships in Doha, Qatar.
Competition on the track and in the field will take place Friday September 27 thru Sunday October 6.

Shelby Houlihan -SC East-ASU © Michael Scott 2016, www.miscottrunningphoto.shutterfly.com

Shelby Houlihan -SC East-ASU
© Michael Scott 2016, www.miscottrunningphoto.shutterfly.com

Here is the link to all meet info:
https://www.iaaf.org/competitions/iaaf-world-championships/iaaf-world-athletics-championships-doha-2019-6033/timetable/byday

  • Iowans and Iowa connections competing in Doha for the US are:
  • Kenny Bednarek-Indian Hills C C-200M
  • Brittany Brown-U of Iowa-200M
  • Shelby Houlihan-Sioux City East-1500M
  • Jenny Simpson-Webster City-1500M
  • Karissa Schweizer-Dowling Catholic-5,000M

    Jenny Simpson-Webster City-Colorado ©Paul Merca 2017

    Jenny Simpson-Webster City-Colorado
    ©Paul Merca 2017

  • Lagi Tausaga-U of Iowa-Discus
  • Brian Williams-Iowa Central C C-Discus
  • Onal Mitchell, a freshman at UNI will compete on the 4×100 relay for Trinidad and Tobago

 

Your link to great stories and TV information:
https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/stories/features/detail/complete-guide-2019-word-championships-iaaf/