Are carbon-plated shoes causing wipeouts?

After several women went down at the half-marathon world championships, people are wondering if it was the course or the shoes

World Athletics Half Marathon Championships cancelled

The world championship mass participation race was cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions, but organizers hope to still hold an elite-only event

World Athletics to host virtual and in-person half-marathon championships

The rescheduled world championships are still set to be run in October, but the event will include a virtual event as well