Numerous records set on Mondo surface at NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships
4 world records, 4 American records, 6 collegiate records, and 9 championship meet records set
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - March 12, 2018 - PRLog -- The Mondo hydraulic track at Texas A&M University's Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium lived up to expectations at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships this weekend! It might go down as the greatest indoor meet in history due to the extraordinary results, including the following world records being set:
—Men's 400m, Michael Norman, Southern California, 44.52, world record*
—Men's 4×400, Texas A&M, Ilolo Izu, Robert Grant, Devin Dixon, Mylik Kerley, 3:01.39, world record*
—Women's 400m, Sydney McLaughlin, Kentucky, 50.36, U20 world record*
—Women's 60m hurdles, Tara Davis, Georgia, 7.98, U20 world record*
In addition, athletes set an astonishing 4 American records, 6 collegiate records, and 9 championship meet records during the competition.
With 70 years of expertise, Mondo is proud to provide tracks that let athletes perform their best and set new records!
About Mondo's Tracks
Mondo is the industry leader in sport track innovation and expertise with more than 1,100 of the company's tracks and millions of square feet of its high-performance athletic surfaces installed worldwide.
Ideal for both training and high-level competition, Mondo tracks are made from rubber and vulcanized to produce a continuous, seamless piece of material that will not separate. In addition, they have a life expectancy of 15 years or more, won't compress or break down over time, can withstand heavy static and rolling loads, are easy to maintain with non-porous surfaces, and have a low total cost of ownership.
More than 260 world records have been set on Mondo's track surfaces, which include: Mondotrack WS, the competition surface of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games; Super X 720, which combines the backing of Mondotrack and the wear layer of the Super X Performance;
Celebrating 70 years of expertise, Mondo is the global leader in the track and field, and indoor sport flooring markets manufacturing flooring surfaces for virtually every application. More than 1,100 Mondo tracks and millions of square feet of the company's high-performance athletic surfaces are installed worldwide.
An official supplier of athletic tracks for the past 11 Olympic Games and the competition surface since the 1992 Barcelona Games, Mondo is the official supplier or sponsor of more than 100 sports federations and associations. More than 260 world records have been set on Mondo's track surfaces.
A family-owned business since its founding in 1948, the company sells its products in more than 196 countries through Mondo-owned manufacturing companies in Italy, Luxembourg, Spain and China. For news updates, visit mondoworldwide.com, and the Mondo press room, and follow on Facebook, Twitter (https://twitter.com/
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