Neef on one leg only in Madrid
Thursday 30 May 1996
After physiotherapy yesterday, the 26-year-old runner from Glasgow decided to restrict herself to a leg of the 4x400m relay. Donna Fraser or Allison Curbishley will take over from Neef, who does not want to jeopardise her Olympic prospects.
She joins fellow internationals Mick Hill (javelin), Ann Griffiths (1500m) and Alison Wyeth (5,000m) in withdrawing. Britain also lost Tony Jarrett from the sprint relay squad and Iwan Thomas from the 4x400m line-up.
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