The only thing this post has to do with female sprinters is that we have females sprinting… in 9 cm heels.
I saw this video over a year ago, but I thought it was a one hit wonder, just like the 150 meter match race against Donovan Bailey and Michael Johnson.
I don’t know about you, but I get chills thinking about how many Achilles ruptures or tears that might occur! Especially running on on concrete or asphalt!
Here is the video from YouTube:
Here is a recent video from September 2008, so it is a legitimate annual event.
And to make this a World Wide event, other cities and countries are having similar races. This event is not just exclusive to Russia; here are videos from Sydney, Australia’s races.
And here is the video from Berlin, Germany.
I think I need to make a call to the IOC and make this an official event! It will definitely increase the TV ratings.