I was meant to be at a party for some 30 people yesterday. I swapped it for a party for 80,000 people at the Olympic Stadium. On the one hand I didn’t want to disappoint my friends who organised the party ages ago. On the other hand, when will I ever have another chance to see Usain Bolt, Mo Farah and other top athletes – breaking world records – in the same place at the same time? The decision was therefore slightly painful, but in the end Usain and Mo won (sorry, Cath). It
I’ve only just got back from the Olympic Stadium where Mo Farah took gold in the 5000m men’s final and Usain Bolt proved again he is the best sprinter on the planet. What an evening.
I’ll work on the pictures I took and post more of them tomorrow, but just wanted to share one of my favourite images from today. This was taken during the 5000m race, when Mo Farah was still in the middle of the group, just before he switched to his secret highest gear. I love it. More pics to c