The USA Track & Field Foundation has released $20,000 to support the Mark Springer Youth Travel Grant program, Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today.
Always a meet that floods stat lists with super early-season marks, the 2012 edition of the Mt. SAC Relays didn't disappoint. From a barely-windy 9.85 for Walter Dix to another 23-plus leap for Brittney Reese, many of the athletes who will likely populate Team USA in London made their mark.
DENVER - (April 20, 2012) - The Colfax Marathon Partnership has announced the 2012 recipients of the High School Distance Runner Achievement Awards that took place Thursday, April 19 at the Colorado Running Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Denver Athletic Club.
by Larry Eder
If you want an uplifting story about a young runner who perseveres over misdiagnosed injuries, regains her fitness and, in her debut, runs faster than all but one American women prepster, then, please, dear readers, you must read Doug Binder's blog on Cayla Hatton.
ST. LOUIS - GO! St. Louis, a local non-profit organization that presents fitness events and programs in the St. Louis region announced that more than 125 high school students from eight local schools will be part of the innovative fitness and character-building Students on the GO! program.
INDIANAPOLIS - Trevor Barron has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after finishing as the top American at the IAAF Race Walking Cup Trials 20 km in 1:22:13 on April 1 in Eugene, Ore.
Throughout the four days of the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, more than 39,000 spectators witnessed a total of 15 meet record fall at the Mike A. Myers Stadium.
Fresh off her World Indoor title in the 400 meters, Sanya Richards-Ross blew away the field in the 100m in a wind-aided (2.9) time of 10.89.