Stunning athlete Sage Watson wows Commonwealth Games fans in full makeup and earrings as she qualifies for 400m hurdles final

CANADIAN magnificence Sage Watson's surge into the ladies's four hundred metres hurdles final underlines her dream of turning into the nation's greatest ever hurdler alive.

Watson, 23, surprised in a full face of makeup, together with lipstick, and earrings as she certified for completed third in her Commonwealth Games warmth to qualify in fifty five.43sec.

 Sage Watson is setting the Gold Coast alight

Sage Watson is setting the Gold Coast alight

Not solely that – for Sage continues to be an Instagram favorite – and today set the Carrara Stadium alight.

On the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio she boasted sixteen,000 followers – today she has greater than fifty one,000.

Definitely her exploits on the Gold Coast supply a shocking distinction to her begin in monitor and area.

She started by operating alongside a gravel street in Drugs Hat, Alberta, rising up on a ranch in a group the place her sport was barely recognised.

 Job done - Watson qualifield for the women's 400metres hurles final in 55.43secs

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Job executed – Watson qualifield for the ladies's 400metres hurles final in fifty five.43secs
 The Canadian stunner is chasing a national record

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The Canadian stunner is chasing a nationwide document

Watson and her household struggled to seek out amenities, coaches and trainers.

Some ten years later she is the North Canada champion with a private-greatest time of fifty four.fifty two – simply zero.thirteen seconds off the Canadian report.

And her run on the Gold Coast confimed simply how far she has come from these humble days in the prairies.

The College of Arizona woman made her approach via the ranks from provincials to nationals to competing at world youth and world junior championships, all the best way to the 2016 Olympic Games and 2017 worlds.

 Watson looks on before the start of her qualifying heat on Tuesday

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Watson seems to be on earlier than the beginning of her qualifying warmth on Tuesday
 Sage began her athletics career running along a gravel road in Medicine Head, Alberta

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Sage started her athletics profession operating alongside a gravel street in Drugs Head, Alberta
 In her early years Sage struggled to find a coach or training facilities

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In her early years Sage struggled to discover a coach or coaching amenities
 Sage is now one of the best known faces in Canadian athletics

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Sage is now the most effective recognized faces in Canadian athletics
 She is desperate to become her country's fastest-ever female 400m hurlder

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She is determined to grow to be her nation's quickest-ever feminine 400m hurlder

IM READY FOR THE GAMES! #commonwealthgames2018 #teamcanada #goldcoast #australia

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Placing the uniform again on this weekend💄✔️. Time to get this outside season began!! #nike #xendurance #onamission

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FINAL WEEK of the #sagepullupchallenge . Though the quantity of pull-ups I can do has not gone up I’ve approach higher type than once I began. No it’s not good however I’m comfortable to see progress in my power 💪🏼. Make sure you publish your pull-up movies and tag me in them this week to win an entire lot of @Xendurance merchandise. I’ll announce the winner on the thirty first! #mondaymotivation #xendurance #pullups #gettingstronger

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Clocking four hundred-metre hurdle occasions Canada has not seen in over 20 years, since nationwide document holder Rosey Edeh was on the scene, Watson continues to chase her dream of turning into the nation's greatest ever.

She says of Edeh's report: "It's been on my radar for a couple of years now and I've been getting nearer and nearer to it.

"This yr I'm undoubtedly for positive going to get it."

Watson strains up in her 440m hurdles final on Thursday. She may wrestle to make the rostrum however Edeh's report is getting ever nearer.

CANADIAN magnificence Sage Watson's surge into the ladies's four hundred metres hurdles final underlines her dream of turning into the nation's greatest ever hurdler alive.

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