The main star of Ostrava Golden Spike, Karsten Warholm, arrived in a good mood at Ostrava Airport on Sunday afternoon. His discipline 400 m Hurdles, where he attacked the world record in the last starts, will be the last in the program of the 59th edition of the meeting at 20.35 h as the absolute climax of the race. "I feel in great shape. Everything is working so far, we had a great flight. The weather is also improving. I will try to improve my best again. I heard that there will also be spectators and that makes me even happier, "he said after his arrival. On Sunday, he wants to see the stadium, which he knows from the 2018 Continental Cup, but will have his debut at the meet. On Monday, he will have a training session and a meeting with the media.
Guliev at 150 m
The last significant addition to the starting list is the 200 m world champion Ramil Guliev from Turkey, who aspires to attack for the best time in history at 150 m (bend and no split) 14.97. Against him the best domestic sprinter of the year Jan Veleba, but also the fresh third from DL in Brussels Jiří Polák and the Slovak star Ján Volko. Dutch champion Taymir Burnet and experienced American Mike Rodgers are also there with Arthur Cisse from Côte d'Ivoire also with sub 10 100 m.
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