Britain's anti-doping agency probes claims against Salazar

LONDON (AP) Britain's anti-doping agency says it is investigating claims that American long-distance running coach Alberto Salazar encouraged athletes at the Nike Oregon Project to skirt anti-doping rules. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is already looking into the claims. U.K. Anti-Doping says in a statement it is gathering information following allegations made by former Salazar assistant...
Via Associated Press
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Goucher lashes out at former coach Alberto Salazar

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Distance runner Kara Goucher was upset at being portrayed as a liar by Alberto Salazar after her former coach went public to clear his name over doping allegations. Goucher went on the defensive Sunday after her 5,000-meter race at nationals, saying she's ''fighting to clean up my sport'' and started talking to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency in 2013. A story by ProPublica...
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June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Flanagan, Goucher 10th and 11th at Olympic Marathon

LONDON – Team USA’s Shalane Flanagan and Kara Goucher of Portland, Ore. finished within 16 seconds of one another as they crossed the finish line in 10th and 11th place, respectively, in the Olympic women’s marathon during a rainy Sunday morning.
Via USA Track & Field
August 04, 2012

Abdirahman, Goucher take USA Half Marathon titles

INDIANAPOLIS – 2012 Olympic Marathon team members Abdi Abdirahman (Tucson, Ariz.) and Kara Goucher (Portland, Ore.) lived up to their pre-race favorite status, taking the respective men’s and women’s titles at Saturday’s USA Half Marathon Championships in Duluth, Minnesota. Abdirahman scored his tenth USA road title in 1:02:46, while Goucher took her second in a course record...
Via USA Track & Field
June 15, 2012

Abdirahman, Goucher lead fields for USA Half Marathon Championships

INDIANAPOLIS – 2012 Olympic Marathon team members Abdi Abdirahman (Tucson, Ariz.) and Kara Goucher (Portland, Ore.) lead the men’s and women’s fields at Saturday’s USA Half Marathon Championships in Duluth, Minnesota. 2012 marks the third time the Gary Bjorklund Half Marathon has hosted the women’s championship, the event will be hosting the men’s championship for the first time.
Via USA Track & Field
June 13, 2012

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