Discussion of article RUMOR: IAAF Hoping to Drop Hammer from Olympics:
QuoteWord from the backrooms of Sopot is that more than one IAAF administrator is working to eliminate the hammer and walks from all IAAF meets, including the World Championships and Olympics. While this is rumor, it is so serious that those with access must investigate and see that the IAAF is transparent in their dealings with our sport. We do not want to fall down the same well as wrestling.
A welcome and reassuring response from the Senior Vice President at the IAAF Bob Hersh,
"The reason you…