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Lolo Jones' Instagram post sums up America's reaction to World Cup tie (PHOTO)

Fans across America were ready celebrate a historic win for the U.S. men's national team until the unimaginable occurred.  With only seconds remaining in injury time, and the United States leading, 2-1, Portugal scored.U.S. track and field star Lolo Jones was only one of the millions of fans whose heart was broken with that goal and wanted to show what might be called a bi...
Via The Other Paper
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones Shares Her Struggle Face From USA Tie (Video)

Yesterday the United States had a soul crushing tie with Portugal on a last second goal. The team was oh so close to moving out of pool play but it just wasn’t meant to be. There were many struggle faces to be had, and Lolo Jones wanted to make sure that we knew she had one too. Check out her before the tie and after the tie reaction that she put on Instagram:
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Marathon winner Keflezighi preps for another feat in Atlanta

Meb Keflezighi made history in becoming the first American man to win the Boston Marathon in 31 years. Now, he's looking to pull off another feat in the country's largest race. He will be the last runner to start Atlanta's Peachtree Road Race on July 4 and attempt to pass as many of the 60,000 participants as possible -- with a goal of 22,500 -- all to raise money for...
Via Fox Sports South
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Woman, 8 1/2 Months Pregnant, Runs 800M at U.S. Track & Field Championships

Instead of loading up on greasy food and a whiny attitude while pregnant, Alysia Montano decided to exercise, and exercise enough to run the 800-Meter at the U.S. Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Thursday. The former University of California track star  is 8 1/2 months pregnant, but that didn’t stop the 28-year-old mother-to-be from recording a time of 2:32.13, a time...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

A very pregnant Alysia Montano runs the 800m, and no she didn’t win by a belly

Five-time national champion Alysia Montano, 34-weeks pregnant, ran the 800 meters race on  Thursday in the U.S. Track and Field Championships, finishing in 2 minutes, 32.13 seconds – only 35 seconds slower than her personal best of 1:57.34 in 2010, reports the AP, via USA TODAY Sports. I guess we should say it’s a good thing she didn’t win a close race, which spares us a potential...
Via Low Brow Sports
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Woman Races in U.S. Track Championships While Pregnant

This is one of the best sports stories you’ll hear today. Alysia Montano was born to run, now the 28-year-old athlete has run before giving birth. Montano is 34 weeks pregnant, but didn’t want that to stop her competing in the 800 meters while at the U.S. Track and Field Championships. The former University of California star discussed the risks with her doctors, ultimately...
Via The Sideline
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympian competes at event while eight months pregnant

Alysia Montano is the defending national champion in the 800-meter women’s race. Unfortunately, the speedster came in last at the 2014 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Thursday. Although, she did have a pretty decent excuse. Montano ran the 800-meter race on Thursday while eight months pregnant. With that in mind, you should probably […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Eight-Month Pregnant Track Star Runs 800 Meter Event At U.S. Championships

For a pregnant woman, walking can be a tough task. Running? That seems almost out of the question. Olympic runner Alysia Montano, however, felt otherwise. Already eight months into her pregnancy, Montano, a five-time outdoor champion, decided to give it a go in an 800 meter race at the U.S. Championships on Thursday. Montano said running in the race was nothing out of the ordinary...
Via NESN.com
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Oscar Pistorius reportedly involved in altercation at a bar

Oscar Pistorius was involved in an altercation with another man at a bar in South Africa over the weekend. According to Pistorius, clothing company big wig Jared Mortimer aggressively accosted him and started the dust-up. Mortimer claims Pistorius was drunk and sparked the exchange by insulting his friends and South African President Jacob Zuma. As […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones Misses Her Sochi Teammates … And Her Bobsled Butt

Lolo Jones misses certain facets from Sochi, such as her teammates and bobsled butt.
Via Gamedayr
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones: I miss my nice bobsled butt

Lolo Jones has always been in tremendous shape, which is hardly a surprise considering she is both an Olympic hurdler and bobsledder. However, you might be surprised to hear that Jones actually prefers the physical condition she was in when she was training for the Winter Olympics over where she is at right now. During […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

No butts about it: Olympic track star Lolo Jones misses her bobsled booty

Left behind: Olympian Lolo Jones misses her bobsled booty as she works to get into track-and-field shape. 
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones misses her bobsled butt

You read the title correctly. Lolo Jones has competed in both the summer and winter Olympics. Her most recent endeavor was as a member of the US Women’s Bobsled team, something that allowed the track athlete to gain what she called a “nice bobsled butt.” Of course since that time the extra weight, and butt, have come off the 31-year-old. “It was really tough just because...
Via Tireball.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Slanders Lolo Jones For Her “On The Run” Seats (Photo)

It started with something pretty simple. I'm early but Bey is worth it #chicago #OnTheRunTour pic.twitter.com/N1wkd0HVO8 — Lolo Jones (@lolojones) July 25, 2014 And then………. I guess gold medalists got all the good seats. “@lolojones: I’m early but Bey is worth it #chicago #OnTheRunTour pic.twitter.com/GjJ779B5Mz” — Future G.O.A.T. (@VersaceTweetGod) July 25,...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt reaffrims dream to play for Manchester United

Usain Bolt is a huge Manchester United fan. Today, the fastest man alive reiterated his dream on one day playing for United. ‘Its a big dream. Believe in me,’ he says with a smile to BBC. He was with the club showing his allegiance through a very busy stretch for the Red Devils this past season: November 24th vs Cardiff City, Bayer Leverkusen on the 27th, a trip to Whiteheart...
Via The Sports Bank
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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