Track and Field

Canadian track and field stars back to reality (and social media)

The world track and field championships are over. No what? Twitter and Instagram show us how Canadian athletes are adjusting to being back home after Beijing.

Athletes post about coming home after world championships

The world track and field championships are over and athletes like Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse are heading home, abroad and everywhere in between. (CP Images)

What would you do after coming home from nine days of competition in Beijing?

Hibernate for a week? Reward yourself with junk food and take-out? Watch Netflix for 80 hours straight?

Canadian athletes are slowly heading home after the world track and field championships and, thanks to their Twitter and Instagram accounts, we can see how they're recovering post-worlds.

Some athletes are taking advantage of being in China.


 


Meanwhile, other athletes are already headed to their next destination.




One could only imagine the jet lag these athletes must be dealing with.





Food has seemingly become a popular topic to tweet about.




Now that the worlds are done, athletes can start knocking things off their to-do lists #LongTrackSeasonProblems




And they wouldn't be elite athletes if they weren't looking forward.





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