Newly-crowned Olympic race walking champion Jared Tallent could receive a second robbed gold medal, after news Italian rival Alex Schwazer has returned a positive drug test.
Australian race walking champion Jared Tallent has been presented with the gold medal for the 50km walk at the 2012 London Olympic Games, at an official ceremony in Melbourne today.
Australian race walking champion Jared Tallent has been presented with the gold medal for the 50km walk at London 2012 at an official ceremony in Melbourne.
Jared Tallent has a remarkable relationship with his coach. Dual Olympian Claire is also his wife and they spend almost every hour of the day together working on the winning partnership.
Almost four years after crossing the line in London, Jared Tallent will finally be recognised as the true Olympic Champion of the 50km walk when a parochial Melbourne crowd will gather at Treasury Steps to cheer on one of our greatest Olympians on Friday.