From Athletics Australia
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The fourth meet in Athletics Australia’s Coles Summer Super Series arrives in Sydney this Saturday night when the Sydney Track Classic is held at the Sydney Olympic Park Athletics Centre at Homebush. National record holders Linden Hall (1500m), Jo Deng (800m), Brooke Stratton (long jump) and another high jump clash between Eleanor Patterson and Nicola McDermott, highlight a quality meet.
The Sydney Track Classic becomes part of history as the inaugural World Athletics Continental Tour meet. A bronze level meet, Sydney is part of the new series of World Athletics competitions held throughout the world in 2020. With its new status, the meet has attracted dozens of athletes from the Oceania region, Pacific Rim, America, Canada and Europe.