Weekend recap: Olympic standards, world records during Canadian and U.S. trials

There was plenty of action happening on both sides of the border this weekend

John Gay snags Canadian steeple title and Olympic standard

The 8:22.00 standard had eluded him all season, but he pulled it off in a near-solo effort in Montreal on Friday

Emma Coburn takes the win at the US Olympic trials

This is Coburn’s 9th straight win in a steeplechase final on U.S. soil