National CalendarNational Results

August 2011

Regional news
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08/30/2011 - 11:11

merritt_world11.pngDAEGU, South Korea - LaShawn Merritt became just the fourth athlete to earn three career medals in the men’s 400-meter dash after earning a silver medal in the finals at the 13th IAAF World Championships Tuesday night.

Regional news
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08/29/2011 - 13:44

oneworldrunning.pngIn April 2011, a dozen undergraduates from Ohio State were among 17 volunteers from One World Running who spent their "alternative spring break" in Belize putting on the annual One World Special Olympics Run and distributing 2,250 pairs of shoes donated by U.S. runners, including those collected by the BolderBOULDER, which also helped with race logistics.

Regional news

Barrett Named Athlete of the Week

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08/25/2011 - 14:27
Date: 
08/25/2011 - 14:27

barrett_small.pngINDIANAPOLIS - Brigetta Barrett has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after winning the women’s high jump at the World University Games in Shenzhen, China.

Regional news

Athlete Spotlight: Shalonda Solomon

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08/24/2011 - 14:30
Date: 
08/24/2011 - 14:30

solomon.pngCourtesy of USATF
Judging by her humble personality, you wouldn’t think Sholonda Solomon owns the fastest time in the world in 2011 in the 200 meters. When asked about the sport she loves, she talks about respect for her teammates, she speaks confidently about herself, and shows a strong Christian faith.

Regional news
Date: 
08/18/2011 - 12:50

boulet.pngINDIANAPOLIS - Magdalena Lewy Boulet has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after winning Sunday’s New Balance Falmouth Road Race in Falmouth, Mass.

Regional news

Manzano Named USATF Athlete of the Week

Date: 
08/10/2011 - 13:41
Date: 
08/10/2011 - 13:41

Manzano_Lagat.pngINDIANAPOLIS - Leo Manzano has been named USA Track & Field's Athlete of the Week after winning the Emsley Carr Mile at the Aviva London Grand Prix Saturday.

Regional news

Krah Named USATF Athlete of the Week

Date: 
08/04/2011 - 11:48
Date: 
08/04/2011 - 11:48

usatf_aotw_krah.pngINDIANAPOLIS - Marcus Krah has been named USA Track & Field's Athlete of the Week after earning three gold medals and a national youth record at the USATF National Junior Olympics Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Wichita Kan.

Regional news
Date: 
08/01/2011 - 09:17

USATF-Logo-National-JO-2011.jpgWICHITA, KAN. - Vegas Valley's Avionne Allgood, the national high school record holder in the javelin, set a new record in the young women's javelin throw as competition wrapped up at the USATF National Junior Olympics Championships.