Nov 9, 2013
Hurdler Hejnova becomes Czech Athlete of the Year 2013
Zuzana Hejnova, 26, world champion in 400 metre hurdles, became the Czech Athlete of the Year 2013, as expected, winning the annual poll of the Czech Athletics Association for the first time, the poll organisers announced at an award-giving ceremony today.
Chart: World track championships info
Local ties: The 148-person U.S. roster has only one Minnesotan, discus thrower Liz Podominick of Lakeville .