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Molly Huddle's Historic 10-Mile Win

Molly Huddle set a new course record for women on her way to her third national road title since Labor Day, in what has been a dominant autumn of running for the 31-year old from the United States.This win for her comes at the end of one of her greatest stretches of competition, beginning directly after her fourth place finish in the World-Championship 10,000m race, where an early...
Via The Sports Quotient
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Adoree’ Jackson met with Usain Bolt on Tuesday

USC wide receiver Adoree’ Jackson is very fast. This is one reason why he is a return specialist, a very good one I might add, for the Trojans. Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt is also very fast. How cool would it be if these two speedy athletes met up one day? On Tuesday, everyone found out how cool it was. According to College Spun, Bolt visited USC’s campus and during his time...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt hits up Oktoberfest, rocks out on stage (video)

Usain Bolt is the fastest man in the world, but he needs to slow down and relax from time to time. The Jamaican sprinter hit up Oktoberfest in Munich this past weekend to do just that, and he rocked the lederhosen while in attendance, because you have to dress the part. Bolt downed a few beers and hopped on stage with a cover band to sing Queen’s “We Will Rock You” and Kings...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch former LSU star Lolo Jones' wild racing airplane wild

Lolo Jones, a former LSU star, took a ride in two-time Red Bull Air Race world champion Kirby Chambliss' plane and it's safe to say the ride definitely caused her to freak out.  Chambliss performed several stunts with Jones in...
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
17 days ago

Merritt beats world champion Van Niekerk to win 400

ZURICH (AP) LaShawn Merritt edged a thrilling finish in the 400 meters at the Weltklasse Zurich meet on Thursday, earning partial revenge for losing to Wayde van Niekerk at the world championships last month. Merritt won in 44.18 seconds, 0.10 ahead of Grenada's Kirani James - who claimed bronze in Beijing - and 0.17 ahead of Van Niekerk, the South African who left his kick too...
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Ashton Eaton runs, jumps, and throws to a world record

Olympic champion Ashton Eaton broke his own world record this week in Beijing at the IAAF World Championships, on his way to a first place finish. His score of 9,045 points, accumulated over the combined efforts of 10 individual events, bettered his previous mark by six points and further established his dominance as the greatest decathlete of all time. This win, coupled with Eaton...
Via The Sports Quotient
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Veronica Campbell-Brown wins 200m heat while switching lanes (Video)

Veronica Campbell-Brown won her 200m heat Thursday at the IAAF Track and Field World Championships despite switching lanes during the race.The Jamaican sprinter, and 2011 world champion, started the fifth heat in lane 5, but veered wide after rounding the curve, crossing the finish line first while in lane 6. Immediately afterwards, Campbell-Brown said she was "having a headache...
Via Holdout Sports
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Can anybody slow down distance runner Mo Farah?

On the first day of the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, Mo Farah looked utterly dominant as he cruised to yet another victory in the Men's 10,000 meter race, capping a summer of successful racing and training amid accusations against his coach Alberto Salazar.  With 500 meters to go in what was destined to be a hotly contested final lap, Mo Farah took control of the race...
Via The Sports Quotient
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

FAIL: US runner Molly Huddle latest dope to prematurely celebrate, lose

U.S. runner Molly Huddle, 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing running the 10,000 meters, thrilled she had the bronze...but teammate Emily Infeld was right behind her.Nobody expects Emily Infeld. And who the hell celebrates a bronze?Dope.Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook, Or return home for award winning writing.
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Symmonds left off US roster for worlds in Beijing

Middle distance runner Nick Symmonds will be watching the world championships in Beijing from the sideline after being left off the U.S. squad over a uniform squabble. The defending world runner-up at 800 meters refused to sign a contract that USA Track and Field requires all athletes to sign to be named to the team. When the official list came out Monday, Symmonds wasn't on it despite...
Via AP on Fox
August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Symmonds prepared to miss worlds over contract language

Nick Symmonds, the defending world silver medalist in the 800 meters, is prepared to skip the world championships in Beijing over wording in a contract. The middle distance runner tells The Associated Press he refused to sign the release that USA Track and Field requires all athletes to sign by Sunday night to be on the team heading to China. The team will be officially announced...
Via AP on Fox
August 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Caitlyn Jenner honored with Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Moments after Devon Still delivered a tremendously powerful speech at the 2015 ESPY Awards on Wednesday, Caitlyn Jenner followed with one of her own. Jenner, making her first public appearance since coming out as a transgender woman earlier this year, was awarded the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. U.S. women’s national soccer team captain Abby Wambach presented the award. In her...
July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

U.S. 4x100m relay team stripped of Olympic silver medals

According to NBC Sports, the U.S. Olympic 4x100m relay team has been stripped of its silver medals by the International Olympic Committee. This is no surprise following Tyson Gay’s failed drug tests in the summer of 2013. Per the NBC Sports report: “As expected, following USADA’s decision in the Tyson Gay case, the IOC today confirmed that the U.S. team has been disqualified...
Via Sportsnaut
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Two-time Olympic champ Mo Farah runs fastest indoor 2-mile ever

Double Olympic champion Mo Farah ran the fastest ever indoor time over two miles at the Birmingham Grand Prix on Saturday in his first race of 2015.
Via Fox Olympics
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Sanya Richards-Ross Looking Sharp in the Gym, Training for Rio

Jamaican American 400-meter World Champion Sanya Richards-Ross has her sights set on the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. RELATED:  Sanya Richards-Ross's Training Progression Last Monday, Richards-Ross posted a video of herself
Via Stack
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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