Walker loses out

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - SPORT -

Aus­tralian Olympic race walker Beki Smith has been dis­qual­i­fied while at­tempt­ing to shave sec­onds off her best time at the 15th IAAF World Cham­pi­onships in Bei­jing. The 28-year-old ath­lete, who trained with Minch­in­bury Lit­tle Ath­let­ics, made head­lines at the 2012 Lon­don Olympics when her now hus­band pro­posed to her at the fin­ish line.

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