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Felix, Tarmoh Will Hold Run-Off for U.S. Olympic 100-Meter Berth

July 01, 2012

Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh will hold a run-off to determine who is awarded the third and final spot on the U.S. Olympic team for the 100-meter sprint after the two training partners tied at the U.S. Olympic trials.

Felix and Tarmoh each finished the June 23 100-meter final in Eugene, Oregon, with a time of 11.068.

They will race one-on-one tomorrow to determine who will advance to the London Olympics in the event, USA Track and Field spokeswoman Jill Geer said in an e-mail.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Erik Matuszewski at matuszewski@bloomberg.net


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