Global Sports Communications’ team finishes second to the U.S. in medals

August 14, 2017 0

Global Sports Communications, an athlete management company works with 150 athletes from at least 20 countries. Their medal tally at the 2017 London IAAF World Track and Field Championships – if they were a nation – would have finished second, behind only the U.S.

The tally has been made: five gold, six silver and four bronze medals were collected by Global Sports athletes over the 10-day meet.

According to the agency, “London proved to be the perfect backdrop of so many moments of glory as well as the inevitable broken dreams. A sold out stadium with cheering fans almost every single day, as well as a fantastic job by all of the volunteers and members of the organization hosting the event, made this World Championship one to remember for a long time to come.”

GSC couldn’t be more proud of their athletes as they left everything on the line. Here is a summary of the results:

 

Gold Medals

Geoffrey Kirui (KEN) – Marathon

Almaz Ayana (ETH) – 10.000m

Faith Kipyegon (KEN) – 1.500m

Lijiao GONG (CHN) – Shotput

Jiayu YANG (CHN) – 20km Racewalk

 

Silver Medals

Joshua Cheptegei (UGA) – 10.000m

Lingwei LI (CHN) – Javelin

Caterine Ibarguen (COL) – Triple Jump

Zeng WANG (CHN) – Hammer Throw

Almaz Ayana (ETH) – 5.000m

Hang YIN (CHN) – 50km Racewalk

 

Bronze Medals

Hui Hui LYU (CHN) – Javelin

Hyvin Kiyeng (KEN) – 3000m Steeple Chase

Shuqing YANG – 50km Racewalk

Sifan Hassan (NED) – 5.000m

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