Discus gold medalist Robert Harting is planning to compete at this year’s International Stadium Festival (ISTAF) in his hometown of Berlin. The 30-year-old trained extensive, after his cruciate ligament injury, for his comeback.
Robert Harting looks after his injury again at the competition calendar. The discus thrower could face his younger brother Christoph at the Berlin Olympic Stadium on September 6th. The world champion of 2013 works, after his cruciate ligament, currently on his comeback for the World Championships in Beijing (China, 22 to 30 August).
The organizer of the ISTAF advertises with the prospect of a duel of Harting-brothers. Christoph Harting is currently second in the world with 67.93 meters, thrown at the Halleschen Werfertage, Germany. For the 74th edition of the ISTAF 60,000 spectators are expected.
Source: leichtathletik.de by Pamela Ruprecht