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Oscar Pistorius not limited in relay

Updated: July 31, 2012, 5:11 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Double-amputee Oscar Pistorius will be allowed to run any part of the Olympic 4x400-meter relay at the London Games.

Pistorius was the leadoff runner in the semifinals of the relay last year at the world championships in South Korea after the IAAF had raised concerns that his carbon-fiber blades would endanger others in the race. South Africa won silver but Pistorius did not run in the final.

Pistorius will be the first amputee runner to compete in the Olympics after a four-year ...

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