Bird-Smith with a ’job to do’ at Australian 20km Race Walking Championships
A bumper two weeks of Australian athletics begins in Adelaide this Sunday at the 2018 Australian 20km Race Walking Championships and Oceania Championships. The event doubles as the selection trial for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
Rio Olympic bronze medalist Dane Bird-Smith (QLD) will be favourite to take out the men’s race. Should Bird-Smith win a fourth Australian title on Sunday, his third consecutively, he will equal the four won by his father and coach, David Smith.
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