Ryan Wilson: Bringing colours back to kits

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American 110m hurdles champion and world silver medallist Ryan Wilson has been without a sponsor for large chunks of his career, despite being among the world’s elite in his event. To help raise his profile, he’s chopped and changed the colour of his track uniform, and reckons more athletes should experiment with their kit.

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Track and field fashion: Will Claye jumps to it

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SPIKES finds out about double US Olympic jumps medallist Will Claye’s passion for fashion, and which other athletes would be a hit (or miss) on the catwalk.

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The hair, style and ink of Inika McPherson

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Watch out Moscow, should the world’s coolest high jumper leap 1.95m in the coming weeks she’ll hit the Russian capital. She is known on the circuit for her sense of style, and has been working with stylist Queen Mafia Couture to hone her look. SPIKES brings you the fashion, hairdos and ink that make up US high jumper Inika McPherson.

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Adam Gemili: The fastest teenager’s fastest interview

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GB sprint star Adam Gemili on pole vault, a school teacher named Miss Anguish and his perfect dinner party ..

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The World’s Fastest Interview with triple jumper Olha Saladuha

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The reigning world, European and European indoor champion Olha Saladuha on losing her luggage on Diamond League duty, mother-daughter time and pancakes for breakfast.

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She’s in fashion

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Sanya Richards-Ross has as many shoes as she does race wins, and that’s saying something. Read on to find out how fast she can go in stilettos…

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Winning in style: SRR at the 2008 US Olympic Trials

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The fastest man in fashion

Asafa Powell has ran more sub-10 second 100m races than anyone else, ever. He’s also a part-time agony uncle and full-time fashionista. SPIKES just had to find out more about his new leisure line.

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