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Sport Olympian Alysia Montano to race U.S. Championships pregnant again

20:17  19 june  2017
20:17  19 june  2017 Source:   si.com

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Alysia Montano will be racing at the U . S . Championships while pregnant again . Olympian Alysia Montano is due for her second child in November but will race in this weekend's USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Sacramento, her husband and agent told NBC Sports.

U . S . Olympic 800m runner Alysia Montaño will race several months into pregnancy at the USATF Outdoor Championships (Summer Champions Series) for the second time in four years. The 2012 U . S . Olympian Montaño , due in November with her second child

  Olympian Alysia Montano to race U.S. Championships pregnant again © Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Olympian Alysia Montano is due for her second child in November but will race in this weekend's USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Sacramento, her husband and agent told NBC Sports.

Montano, who finished fifth in the 800 meters at the 2012 Olympics, has not raced since February but will toe the line for the first round of the 800 meters on Thursday afternoon. In 2014, she competed at the U.S. Championships while eight months pregnant.

Montano has won seven national titles in her career. She missed out on making last summer's Olympic team after getting tripped up with less than 200 meters remaining in the race.

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U . S . Olympic 800m runner Alysia Montaño raced five months pregnant in 100-degree heat at the USATF Outdoor Championships (Summer Champions Series) in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday. Email check failed, please try again .

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In April, she announced her pregnancy with a video on Twitter.

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