Five lies about Commonwealth Games stage-bomber Genevieve LaCaze

By Will Brodie
Updated August 28 2014 - 12:08am, first published August 4 2014 - 5:43am
Big jump: LaCaze, at right, in the final of the 3000m steeplechase at the Glasgow Games. Photo: AFP/Adrian Dennis

Genevieve LaCaze’s stage-bombing exploits in Glasgow have exposed her to millions of people who didn’t previously know she existed. By tomorrow she will be forsaken by the cruelly fickle 24-hour news cycle. So, while the limelight shines brightest on the blonde steeplechaser/stage invader, we’d better learn everything we can.