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Blue Demon hurdler rewriting records

Blue Demon hurdler rewriting records

Brenden Welper, Contributing Writer

January 22, 2018

Filed under Sports, Track & Field, Women's Sports

In the NCAA, a women’s regulation hurdle stands at 33 inches.  Five of them appear in the 60 meter dash, each staggered 8.5 meters apart on a polyurethane surface.  The race usually lasts under 10 seconds. But one measurement is incalculable: what is required for a hurdler to succeed. Whatever...

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