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Jemma Reekie smashes British indoor 800m record with debate over shoe technology continuing  21-year-old Jemma Reekie has smashed the British indoor 800m record Reekie produced an astonishing run of 1:57:91 at an invitational race in Glasgow   It is understood that Reekie was running in a Nike prototype spike on Saturday

By Riath Al-Samarrai for MailOnline

Published: 14:37 GMT, 2 February 2020 | Updated: 14:37 GMT, 2 February 2020

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Jemma Reekie has smashed the British indoor 800m record and ensured the conversation around shoe technology in athletics will continue.

The 21-year-old, a double European Under 23 gold medalist, produced an astonishing run of 1:57.91 at an invitational race in Glasgow on Saturday, taking half a second off Jenny Meadows' mark set in 2010 and clocking the fastest in the world since 2006.

While clearly a remarkable run, and

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