Tallents open 2011 with Australian 20Km titles in Hobart -IAAF Race Walking Challenge

19 February 2011 – Hobart, Australia - Different year, same result: husband and wife duo Jared and Claire Tallent began 2011 just as they did 2010, winning the opening race of the 2011 IAAF Race Walking Challenge in Hobart.

The two 20km races, Area Meetings which count towards the IAAF Race Walking Challenge, also served as the Australian championships and were the selection trial for the Daegu 2011 World Championships. Both Tallents will be automatic selections for the 20km in the World Championships.

IAAF website